Design of a documentation system to support continuity of pharmaceutical care for patients with acute coronary syndrome (ACS) on discharge from the hospital cardiology unit.

S. Petrie , Moira Kinnear, K. Reid, H. Veitch

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Abstract

This study was undertaken to design and evaluate a referral and
follow-up system for maintaining continuity of pharmaceutical care for patients discharged from the cardiology unit, with particular emphasis
on appropriate titration of ACE inhibitors and beta-blockers.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)16-17
Number of pages2
JournalClinical Pharmacist
Volume2
Issue numberFebruary (Supplement 1)
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2010
EventUKCPA Annual Symposium 2009 - , United Kingdom
Duration: 20 Sep 2012 → …

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Keywords

  • design
  • documentation system
  • support
  • continuity
  • pharmaceutical care
  • acute coronary syndrome
  • ACS
  • discharge
  • hospital
  • cardiology unit
  • titration of ACE inhibitors
  • beta-blockers

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