A study on role of Doctor of Pharmacy in Drug Utilization Evaluation Pattern Analysis in inpatient units and reporting its comorbidities in a tertiary care teaching hospital

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PharmaTutor (October - 2017)

 

ISSN: 2347 - 7881
(Volume 5, Issue 10)

 

Received On: 07/06/2017; Accepted On: 20/06/2017; Published On: 01/10/2017

 

AUTHORS:
M. Manasa Rekha*, T.Mubeena,
Department of Pharmacy Practice,
Annamacharya college of Pharmacy,
Rajampet, Y.S.R kadapa district, Andhra Pradesh, India.
*manasarekharoyal@gmail.com

 

 

ABSTRACT:
The area of the pharmacy concerned with science and practice of rational usage of the drugs. The clinical pharmacist is the one of the member in the health care team. clinical pharmacists provide care to their patients and that this practice can occur in any practice setting. Drug Utilization Reviews (DUR), also referred to as Drug Utilization Evaluations (DUE) or Medication Utilization Evaluations (MUE), are defined as an authorized, structured, ongoing review of healthcare provider prescribing, pharmacist dispensing, and patient use of medication. DURs involve a comprehensive review of patients' prescription and medication data before, during, and after dispensing to ensure appropriate medication decision making and positive patient outcomes.

 

 

How to cite this article: Rekha MM, Mubeena T; A study on role of Doctor of Pharmacy in Drug Utilization Evaluation Pattern Analysis in inpatient units and reporting its comorbidities in a tertiary care teaching hospital; PharmaTutor; 2017; 5(10); 55-62

 

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