Medication reviews by clinical pharmacists at hospitals lead to improved patient outcomes: a systematic review.

@article{Graabaek2013MedicationRB,
  title={Medication reviews by clinical pharmacists at hospitals lead to improved patient outcomes: a systematic review.},
  author={Trine Graabaek and Lene Juel Kjeldsen},
  journal={Basic & clinical pharmacology & toxicology},
  year={2013},
  volume={112 6},
  pages={359-73}
}
Suboptimal medication use may lead to morbidity, mortality and increased costs. To reduce unnecessary patient harm, medicines management including medication reviews can be provided by clinical pharmacists. Some recent studies have indicated a positive effect of this service, but the quality and outcomes vary among studies. Hence, there is a need for compiling the evidence within this area. The aim of this systematic MiniReview was to identify, assess and summarize the literature investigating… CONTINUE READING
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