Potentially high-risk medication categories and unplanned hospitalizations: a case–time–control study

@article{Lin2017PotentiallyHM,
  title={Potentially high-risk medication categories and unplanned hospitalizations: a case–time–control study},
  author={Chih-Wan Lin and Yu-Wen Wen and Liang‐Kung Chen and Fei‐Yuan Hsiao},
  journal={Scientific Reports},
  year={2017},
  volume={7}
}
Empirical data of medication-related hospitalization are very limited. We aimed to investigate the associations between 12 high risk medication categories (diabetic agents, diuretics, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), anticoagulants, antiplatelets, antihypertensives, antiarrhythmics, anticonvulsants, antipsychotics, antidepressants, benzodiazepine (BZD)/Z-hypnotics, and narcotics) and unplanned hospitalizations. A population-based case–time–control study was performed using Taiwan… 
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