Detecting and Managing Adverse Drug Reactions
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An adverse drug reaction (ADR) is any unexpected, undesired, or excessive response to a medication that results in:
- temporary or permanent serious harm or disability
- admission to a hospital, transfer to a higher level of care, or prolonged stay
Adverse drug reactions are distinguished from adverse drug events, in which causality is uncertain, and side effects, which may be bothersome to the patient and necessitate a change in therapy but are not considered serious. Although some ADRs are the result of medication errors, many are not.
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Quiring, Courtney, et al. "Detecting and Managing Adverse Drug Reactions." Davis's Drug Guide, 16th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2019. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Drug-Guide/109914/all/Detecting_and_Managing_Adverse_Drug_Reactions.
Quiring C, Sanoski CA, Vallerand AH. Detecting and Managing Adverse Drug Reactions. Davis's Drug Guide. 16th ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2019. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Drug-Guide/109914/all/Detecting_and_Managing_Adverse_Drug_Reactions. Accessed March 23, 2019.
Quiring, C., Sanoski, C. A., & Vallerand, A. H. (2019). Detecting and Managing Adverse Drug Reactions. In Davis's Drug Guide. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Drug-Guide/109914/all/Detecting_and_Managing_Adverse_Drug_Reactions
Quiring C, Sanoski CA, Vallerand AH. Detecting and Managing Adverse Drug Reactions [Internet]. In: Davis's Drug Guide. F.A. Davis Company; 2019. [cited 2019 March 23]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Drug-Guide/109914/all/Detecting_and_Managing_Adverse_Drug_Reactions.
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