Clinical Pharmacology Educational Module 1: Preventable Adverse Drug Reactions: A Focus on Drug Interactions

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Clinical Pharmacology Educational Module 1: Preventable Adverse Drug Reactions: A Focus on Drug Interactions

Description

This educational module addresses preventable adverse drug reactions (ADRs). It was developed based on a needs survey sent to all third-year medicine clerkship directors and all medicine residency program directors in the United States.

This module contains the following components:

  • Slide presentation
    • Sample case
    • ADR prevalence and incidence
    • Types of drug interactions
    • Drug metabolism
    • ADR reporting
    • Preventing drug interactions
  • Speaker’s notes to accompany slide presentation
  • Self-assessment test questions
  • Drug-interaction reference card
  • Module evaluation form

Developer:

Food and Drug Administration (U.S.); University of Arizona Center for Education and Research on Therapeutics (CERT)

Funding Sources:

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

History

Release Date: 2003
Review Date: 2007
Recent Summary: February 2008
Original Summary: November 2004
Last Updated: 01/15/14

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