Medication safety programs in primary care: A scoping review protocol

Hanan Khalil, Libby Roughead

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Abstract

Review objective/question: The objective of this scoping review is to examine the characteristics of medication safety programs in the primary care setting and to map evidence on the outcome measures used to assess the effectiveness of medication safety programs in improving patient safety.

The current review will be guided by the following research questions:

* What are the types of medication safety programs described in literature on primary care?

* What are the outcome measures reported in studies addressing medication safety programs in primary care assessing patient safety?
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1512-1517
Number of pages6
JournalThe JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports
Volume15
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jun 2017

Keywords

  • Adverse events
  • medication consensus program
  • medication guidelines
  • medication program
  • medication safety

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