Preventable drug related morbidity (PDRM) and its causes: a critical review of current concepts

Tobias Dreischulte, Julienne Johnson

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Abstract of a paper from the ESCP 40th International Symposium on Clinical Pharmacy.Clinical Pharmacy: Connecting Care and Outcomes Dublin
Ireland, 19–21 October 2011. The problem of preventable drug related morbidity (PDRM) is an area of increasing concern internationally. The pharmaco-epidemiological literature mainly reports preventable adverse drug events (pADEs) and medication errors as their causes, while the pharmaceutical care literature focuses on reporting the identification
and/or resolution of drug therapy problems and related concepts.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)192-192
Number of pages1
JournalInternational Journal of Clinical Pharmacy
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2012
EventESCP 40th International Symposium on Clinical Pharmacy. Clinical Pharmacy: Connecting Care and Outcomes - Dublin, Ireland
Duration: 19 Oct 2011 → …


  • drug related morbidity
  • drug therapy

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