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A systematic review on pediatric medication errors by parents or caregivers at home.

Lopez-Pineda A, Gonzalez de Dios J, Guilabert Mora M, et al. A systematic review on pediatric medication errors by parents or caregivers at home. Expert Opin Drug Saf. Epub 2021 Jul 13. doi: 10.1080/14740338.2021.1950138.

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August 11, 2021
Lopez-Pineda A, Gonzalez de Dios J, Guilabert Mora M, et al. Expert Opin Drug Saf. 2021:1-11.

Medication administration errors made by parent or caregivers can result in medication errors at home. This systematic review found that 30% to 80% of pediatric patients experience a medication error at home, and that the risk increases based on characteristics of the caregiver and if a prescription contains more than two drugs.

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Lopez-Pineda A, Gonzalez de Dios J, Guilabert Mora M, et al. A systematic review on pediatric medication errors by parents or caregivers at home. Expert Opin Drug Saf. Epub 2021 Jul 13. doi: 10.1080/14740338.2021.1950138.

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