Incidence of adverse drug reactions in hospitalized patients: a meta-analysis of prospective studies

Incidence of adverse drug reactions in hospitalized patients: a meta-analysis of prospective studies

OBJECTIVETo estimate the incidence of critical and deadly adverse drug reactions (ADR) in hospital sufferers.METHODSFour digital databases have been searched from 1966 to 1996. METHODS Of 153, we chosen 39 prospective studies from US hospitals.METHODSData extracted independently by 2 investigators have been analyzed by a random-effects mannequin. To acquire the general incidence of ADRs in hospitalized sufferers, … Read more