Am J Ther 2017 Nov/Dec;24(6):e701-e705
1Diabetes Unit, Edith Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel;2Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel;3Department of Medicine, Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel;4Epidemiology and Research Unit, Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel; and5Department of Nutrition, School of Health Sciences, Ariel University, Ariel, Israel.
The cost effectiveness of generic drugs has promoted their use worldwide. However, the large variety of bioequivalent generic and brand-name drugs found in the marketplace increases the complexity and frequency of mistakes in drug consumption. This clinical study investigated the prevalence of various mistakes in drug consumption by patients using a hospital setting. Read More