TITLE

Rx mix-up effects are costly

AUTHOR(S)
Daniels, Eugenia C.
PUB. DATE
April 2000
SOURCE
Advertising Age;4/3/2000, Vol. 71 Issue 14, pS10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the cost of prescription mistakes from similar-sounding or spelled drug names in the United States in 1999, according to a study by the Institute of Medicine. Estimated cost of medical errors; Efforts of the United States Food and Drug Administration to reduce the costs.
ACCESSION #
2990239

 

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