Midazolam-Related Drug Interactions: Detection of Risk Situations to the Patient Safety in a Brazilian Teaching Hospital

@article{Kawano2009MidazolamRelatedDI,
  title={Midazolam-Related Drug Interactions: Detection of Risk Situations to the Patient Safety in a Brazilian Teaching Hospital},
  author={Daniel F{\'a}bio Kawano and Julieta Mieko Ueta and Ajith Kumar Sankarankutty and Leonardo R{\'e}gis Leira Pereira and Osvaldo de Freitas},
  journal={Journal of Patient Safety},
  year={2009},
  volume={5},
  pages={69-74}
}
Purpose: To identify clinically significant drug interactions and potentially related adverse drug events associated with the use of midazolam. Methods: Retrospective data analysis was performed at a single tertiary Brazilian Teaching Hospital from an electronic database derived from the Hospital's computerized physician order entry system over 1 year. Records from patients who received injectable midazolam within a period of 24 hours before flumazenil use were selected. Patients' orders were… 
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