Patient-reported adverse drug-related events from emergency department discharge prescriptions.

Abstract

OBJECTIVE The tolerability of drugs prescribed on emergency department (ED) discharge is unknown. Our objectives were to quantify and describe adverse drug-related events (ADREs) as reported by patients triaged as Canadian Emergency Department Triage and Acuity Scale scores 3, 4 or 5, discharged from the ED with prescriptions. METHODS This prospective… (More)

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@article{Hohl2010PatientreportedAD, title={Patient-reported adverse drug-related events from emergency department discharge prescriptions.}, author={Corinne M. Hohl and Riyad B. Abu-Laban and Peter J. Zed and Jeffrey Reynold Brubacher and Gina Y Tsai and Patricia L Kretz and Kevin Nemethy and R. Purssell}, journal={CJEM}, year={2010}, volume={12 4}, pages={331-8} }