A study on role of Doctor of Pharmacy in Drug Utilization Evaluation Pattern Analysis in inpatient units and reporting its comorbidities in a tertiary care teaching hospital

  • M Manasa Rekha Annamacharya college of Pharmacy
  • T Mubeena Annamacharya college of Pharmacy
Keywords: A study on role, inpatient units, Evaluation Pattern

Abstract

The area of the pharmacy concerned with science and practice of rational usage of the drugs. The clinical pharmacist is the one of the member in the health care team. clinical pharmacists provide care to their patients and that this practice can occur in any practice setting. Drug Utilization Reviews (DUR), also referred to as Drug Utilization Evaluations (DUE) or Medication Utilization Evaluations (MUE), are defined as an authorized, structured, ongoing review of healthcare provider prescribing, pharmacist dispensing, and patient use of medication. DURs involve a comprehensive review of patients' prescription and medication data before, during, and after dispensing to ensure appropriate medication decision making and positive patient outcomes.

Author Biographies

M Manasa Rekha, Annamacharya college of Pharmacy

Department of Pharmacy Practice,
Annamacharya college of Pharmacy,
Rajampet, Y.S.R kadapa district, Andhra Pradesh, India

T Mubeena, Annamacharya college of Pharmacy

Department of Pharmacy Practice,
Annamacharya college of Pharmacy,
Rajampet, Y.S.R kadapa district, Andhra Pradesh, India.

Published
2017-10-01
How to Cite
[1]
Rekha, M.M. and Mubeena, T. 2017. A study on role of Doctor of Pharmacy in Drug Utilization Evaluation Pattern Analysis in inpatient units and reporting its comorbidities in a tertiary care teaching hospital. PharmaTutor. 5, 10 (Oct. 2017), 55-62.
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