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Pharmacovigilance in palliative care

Journal Article


Abstract


  • Patients receiving palliative care are at high risk of adverse effects from drugs. As these effects can be difficult to distinguish from the symptoms of the terminal illness, harm from medicines is often not recognised.

Publication Date


  • 2014

Citation


  • Rowett, D., & Currow, D. (2014). Pharmacovigilance in palliative care. Australian Prescriber, 37(6), 204-208. doi:10.18773/austprescr.2014.077

Scopus Eid


  • 2-s2.0-84914157623

Web Of Science Accession Number


Start Page


  • 204

End Page


  • 208

Volume


  • 37

Issue


  • 6

Place Of Publication


Abstract


  • Patients receiving palliative care are at high risk of adverse effects from drugs. As these effects can be difficult to distinguish from the symptoms of the terminal illness, harm from medicines is often not recognised.

Publication Date


  • 2014

Citation


  • Rowett, D., & Currow, D. (2014). Pharmacovigilance in palliative care. Australian Prescriber, 37(6), 204-208. doi:10.18773/austprescr.2014.077

Scopus Eid


  • 2-s2.0-84914157623

Web Of Science Accession Number


Start Page


  • 204

End Page


  • 208

Volume


  • 37

Issue


  • 6

Place Of Publication