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Blister-packed medications: improving compliance and reducing adverse events
Graduate School of Medicine - Papers (Archive)
  • Judy Mullan, University of Wollongong
  • John Mullan
RIS ID
32537
Publication Date
1-1-2010
Publication Details

Mullan, J. & Mullan, J. (2010). Blister-packed medications: improving compliance and reducing adverse events. Australian Journal of Pharmacy, 91 (June), 72-73.

Abstract
After reading this article, the learner should be able to: • Describe the importance of dosage administration aids as a way to help improve medication compliance and therapeutic outcomes, as well as averting potential adverse drug events; • Identify the benefits of good communication between pharmacists, prescribing doctors and, when appropriate, hospital and/or aged care facility staff for the timely packaging, dispensing and administration of the correct medications in dosage administration aids.
Citation Information
Judy Mullan and John Mullan. "Blister-packed medications: improving compliance and reducing adverse events" (2010) p. 72 - 73
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/jmullan/3/