Journal Article
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Risk factors for hospital admissions associated with adverse drug events.

Kongkaew C, Hann M, Mandal J, et al. Pharmacotherapy. 2013;33:827-37.

For decades, adverse drug events have been known to be a major cause of hospital admissions. This study identified specific predictors associated with preventable adverse drug event admissions, such as the amount of time since starting a new medication.