Unit 7 Lilley Chpt 6

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  1. Any undesirable occurrence related to administration of or failure to administer a prescribed medication
    Adverse Drug Event
  2. Unexpected, unintended, undesired, or excessive responses to medications given at therapeutic dosages (as opposed to overdose); one type of adverse drug event
    Adverse Drug Reaction
  3. An immunologic hypersensitivity reaction resulting from an unusual sensitivity f a patient to a particular
    medication; a type of adverse drug event and a subtype of a adverse drug reaction
    Allergic Reaction
  4. any abnormal and unexpected response to medication, other than an allergic reaction, that is peculiar to an individual patient
    Idiosyncratic Reaction
  5. a broad term commonly used to refer to any error in any phase of clinical patient care that causes or has the potential to cause patient harm
    Medical Error
  6. any preventable adverse drug event involving inappropriate medication used by a patient or health care professional; they may or may not caused the
    patient harm
    Medication Error
  7. a procedure implemented by health care providers to maintain an accurate and up-to-date list of medications for all patients between all phases
    of health care delivery
    Medication Reconciliation
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Unit 7 Lilley Chpt 6
Unit 7 Lilley Chapter 6
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