Kirsten K Viktil
Affiliation: University of Oslo
- Polypharmacy as commonly defined is an indicator of limited value in the assessment of drug-related problemsKirsten K Viktil
Diakonhjemmet Hospital Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
Br J Clin Pharmacol 63:187-95. 2007..To investigate whether polypharmacy defined as a definite number of drugs is a suitable indicator for describing the risk of occurrence of drug-related problems (DRPs) in a hospital setting...
- The impact of clinical pharmacists on drug-related problems and clinical outcomesKirsten K Viktil
Diakonhjemmet Hospital Pharmacy, and Department of Pharamacotherapeutics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol 102:275-80. 2008..In conclusion, there is increasing evidence that participation and interventions of clinical pharmacists in health care positively influence clinical practice...
- Use of antirheumatic drugs in mothers and fathers before and during pregnancy-a population-based cohort studyKirsten K Viktil
Diakonhjemmet Hospital Pharmacy, Oslo and Department of Pharmacotherapeutics, Diakonhjemmet Hospital Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 18:737-42. 2009..Exploring the use of antirheumatic drugs in pregnant women and expectant fathers...
- The majority of hospitalised patients have drug-related problems: results from a prospective study in general hospitalsHege Salvesen Blix
Lovisenberg Diakonale Hospital, Lovisenberggaten 17, 0440, Oslo, Norway
Eur J Clin Pharmacol 60:651-8. 2004..To describe the frequency and types of drug-related problems (DRPs) in hospitalised patients, and to identify risk factors for DRPs and the drugs most frequently causing them...
- Interview of patients by pharmacists contributes significantly to the identification of drug-related problems (DRPs)Kirsten K Viktil
Diakonhjemmet Hospital Pharmacy, Vindern, Oslo, Norway
Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 15:667-74. 2006....
- Risk of drug-related problems for various antibiotics in hospital: assessment by use of a novel methodHege Salvesen Blix
Lovisenberg Diakonale Hospital, Oslo, Norway
Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 17:834-41. 2008..To investigate the use of antibiotics in hospitals, to explore drug-related problems (DRPs) linked to antibiotics and to introduce a novel way of expressing the risks accompanying use of various antibiotics...
- Comparison of drug-related problems in different patient groupsKirsten K Viktil
Department of Clinical Pharmacy, Diakonhjemmet Hospital Pharmacy, Box 23 Vinderen, NO 0319 Oslo, Norway
Ann Pharmacother 38:942-8. 2004..There is a lack of knowledge concerning how drug-related problems (DRPs) vary in different patient groups. Possible dissimilarities need to be taken into consideration when guidelines for detecting and preventing DRPs are compiled...
- Characteristics of drug-related problems discussed by hospital pharmacists in multidisciplinary teamsHege Salvesen Blix
Norwegian Institute of Public Health, P O Box 4404, Nydalen, NO 0403 Oslo, Norway
Pharm World Sci 28:152-8. 2006..To investigate pharmacist contribution in the therapeutic hospital team by studying drug-related problems (DRPs), pharmacist therapy advice and consequences of the advice...
- [Classification of drug-related problems]Sabine Ruths
Institutt for samfunnsmedisinske fag, Universitetet i Bergen
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:3073-6. 2007..A classification system may contribute to identify such problems, and further to resolve and prevent them...