All publications of “Juliana Locatelli”

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Implementation and progress of clinical pharmacy in the rational medication use in a large tertiary hospital

Fábio Teixeira Ferracini, Silvana Maria de Almeida, Juliana Locatelli, Sandra Petriccione, Celina Setsuko Haga

DOI: 10.1590/s1679-45082011ao2140

ABSTRACTObjective:To show developments and contributions of a clinical pharmacy service in safety and rational use of medications in a large tertiary hospital.Methods:Clinical pharmacists were responsible for all issues using medications at the hospital. In the beginning this professional was responsible for analyzing medical prescriptions, horizontal visits, and to set up protocols. Afterwards, other activities were designated such as monitoring for drug safety, participating in committees and managed routines. If problems were found, the pharmacist reported them for the physician and, […]