The Polypharmacy Challenge Blog
Medication errors: Latest figures show most likely in older people and those experiencing comorbidity and polypharmacy
Najia Sultan, Academic Clinical Fellow reflects on a recently published report which has caught the attention of the media.
Latest research released last week has highlighted worrying levels of medication errors made in the NHS every year. The findings have been widely reported in the popular media and were highlighted by the Secretary of State for Health Jeremy Hunt at the Global Patient Safety Summit in London last week.Read more...
Medication nation: new research shows nearly half of all older people now taking at least five medicines
Thursday, November 16, 2017 by Nina Fudge Category: