United States proposes universal labelling standards for prescriptions

Walkinshaw, Erin
July 2011
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/12/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 10, pE635
Academic Journal
The article reports on the proposal of the U.S. federal government for universal labelling standards of prescriptions. It mentions that the federal government had proposed the standards to reduce nonadherence and medication errors. It states that the standards would change the labelling on prescription containers in a patient-centred manner.


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