Detecting and Managing Adverse Drug Reactions
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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Vallerand, April Hazard., et al. "Detecting and Managing Adverse Drug Reactions." Davis's Drug Guide, 18th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2023. Emergency Central, emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/Davis-Drug-Guide/109914/all/Detecting_and_Managing_Adverse_Drug_Reactions.
Vallerand AHA, Sanoski CAC, Quiring CC. Detecting and Managing Adverse Drug Reactions. Davis's Drug Guide. F.A. Davis Company; 2023. https://emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/Davis-Drug-Guide/109914/all/Detecting_and_Managing_Adverse_Drug_Reactions. Accessed June 5, 2023.
Vallerand, A. H., Sanoski, C. A., & Quiring, C. (2023). Detecting and Managing Adverse Drug Reactions. In Davis's Drug Guide (18th ed.). F.A. Davis Company. https://emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/Davis-Drug-Guide/109914/all/Detecting_and_Managing_Adverse_Drug_Reactions
Vallerand AHA, Sanoski CAC, Quiring CC. Detecting and Managing Adverse Drug Reactions [Internet]. In: Davis's Drug Guide. F.A. Davis Company; 2023. [cited 2023 June 05]. Available from: https://emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/Davis-Drug-Guide/109914/all/Detecting_and_Managing_Adverse_Drug_Reactions.
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