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Prescription for Confusion and Medical Error

40% of the 3 billion annual prescriptions issued in the U.S. are not taken properly, and patients do not even pick up 12% of them.

Source: “Technologies for Optimizing Medication Use in Older Adults,” Center for Technology and Aging, position paper, October 2009, http://www.techandaging.org/MedOpPositionPaper.pdf 

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January 4, 2010 - Posted by | drugs, healthcare | , ,

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