Medication Safety Watch – Issue 17, April 2016

12 Apr 2016 | Medication Safety

Issue 17 of the Medication Safety Watch newsletter, a bulletin for all health professionals and health care managers working with medicines or patient safety.

Key messages in this issue:

  • Reducing the risk of error and patient harm with low-dose oral methotrexate
  • Incidents and cautions
  • Medication alerts and safety signals
  • Making strong opioids safer for patients
  • What to do with patients' own medicine in hospital?
  • Reporting and learning from primary care medication-related adverse events
  • Upcoming events.

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