Prevalence, risk factors and main features of adverse drug reactions leading to hospital admission

  title={Prevalence, risk factors and main features of adverse drug reactions leading to hospital admission},
  author={Consuelo Pedr{\'o}s and Beatriz Quintana and Mireia Rebolledo and N{\'u}ria Porta and Antonio Vallano and Josep Mar{\'i}a Arnau},
  journal={European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology},
To assess the prevalence of hospital admission related to adverse drug reactions (ADRs) in a third-level hospital, to analyse the associated factors, and to describe the reactions and the drugs involved. A cross-sectional study was conducted for a 120-day period. Patients that were urgently hospitalized entered the study. The primary endpoint was the ADR-related urgent admission. A descriptive analysis of demographic, clinical, and drug-related variables was performed. The association between… CONTINUE READING
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