Journal of the American Pharmacists Association
Fecha de publicación: 11 October 2019
Autores: Frank Tillman III , Joy Greenberg, Ina Liu, Seher Khalid, Nicolas McGuire, Suzanne C. Harris.
Background: Pharmacy-driven transitions of care (TOC) services for psychiatric patient populations have not been systematically evaluated. The primary objective was to assess pharmacy TOC services for patients hospitalized for psychiatric care at an academic medical center. The secondary objectives were to evaluate the incidence of psychiatric-associated readmission, emergency department (ED) presentations, or both and outpatient clinic follow-up 30 days after discharge, in addition to characterizing the types and frequencies of psychotropic medications prescribed at discharge.Leer más