Ian Wong

Summary

Affiliation: University of London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A feasibility study for recording of dispensing errors and near misses' in four UK primary care pharmacies
    Siew Siang Chua
    Centre for Paediatric Pharmacy Research, School of Pharmacy, University of London and the Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, United
    Drug Saf 26:803-13. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Paediatric medicines research in the UK: how to move forward?
    Ian Wong
    The School of Pharmacy, University of London, London, United Kingdom
    Drug Saf 26:529-37. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Incidence and nature of dosing errors in paediatric medications: a systematic review
    Ian C K Wong
    Centre for Paediatric Pharmacy Research, The School of Pharmacy, University of London and the Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    Drug Saf 27:661-70. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Use of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors in children and adolescents
    Ian C K Wong
    Centre for Paediatric Pharmacy Research, The School of Pharmacy, University of London and Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    Drug Saf 27:991-1000. 2004
  5. pmc Survey of administration of medicines to pupils in primary schools within the London area
    I C K Wong
    School of Pharmacy, University of London, London WC1N 1AX, UK
    Arch Dis Child 89:998-1001. 2004
  6. pmc Increased prescribing trends of paediatric psychotropic medications
    I C K Wong
    Centre for Paediatric Pharmacy Research, The School of Pharmacy and the Institute of Child Health, University of London, 29 39 Brunswick Square, London WC1N 1AX, UK
    Arch Dis Child 89:1131-2. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Randomised controlled trials (RCTs) to evaluate complex healthcare interventions--a case study
    Ian Chi Kei Wong
    Centre for Paediatric Pharmacy Research, The School of Pharmacy, University of London, London WC1N 1AX, UK
    Pharm World Sci 26:247-52. 2004
  8. pmc The potential of UK clinical databases in enhancing paediatric medication research
    Ian C K Wong
    Centre for Paediatric Pharmacy Research, The School of Pharmacy, University of London, London, UK
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 59:750-5. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Methodological variability in detecting prescribing errors and consequences for the evaluation of interventions
    Bryony Dean Franklin
    Centre for Medication Safety and Service Quality, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, London, UK
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 18:992-9. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Ways to reduce drug dose calculation errors in children
    Ian Wong
    The School of Pharmacy, University of London, London
    J Health Serv Res Policy 15:68-70. 2010

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Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint A feasibility study for recording of dispensing errors and near misses' in four UK primary care pharmacies
    Siew Siang Chua
    Centre for Paediatric Pharmacy Research, School of Pharmacy, University of London and the Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, United
    Drug Saf 26:803-13. 2003
    ..The quantitative results of this study and the qualitative feedback from the participating pharmacies indicate that the self-reporting scheme used is practical and feasible...
  2. ncbi request reprint Paediatric medicines research in the UK: how to move forward?
    Ian Wong
    The School of Pharmacy, University of London, London, United Kingdom
    Drug Saf 26:529-37. 2003
    ..Finally, regulatory authorities, healthcare professionals and academics need to rethink the research strategy in order to provide better medicines for children...
  3. ncbi request reprint Incidence and nature of dosing errors in paediatric medications: a systematic review
    Ian C K Wong
    Centre for Paediatric Pharmacy Research, The School of Pharmacy, University of London and the Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    Drug Saf 27:661-70. 2004
    ..There is an urgent need to develop methods to reduce medication errors in children and dosing errors should be the first priority...
  4. ncbi request reprint Use of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors in children and adolescents
    Ian C K Wong
    Centre for Paediatric Pharmacy Research, The School of Pharmacy, University of London and Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    Drug Saf 27:991-1000. 2004
    ..It is important that parents (and patients when possible) be given accurate information regarding the current controversy over SSRI prescribing. More research into the use of SSRIs in childhood depression is urgently required...
  5. pmc Survey of administration of medicines to pupils in primary schools within the London area
    I C K Wong
    School of Pharmacy, University of London, London WC1N 1AX, UK
    Arch Dis Child 89:998-1001. 2004
    ..To examine the policy, administration, and supervision of medicine administration in primary schools within the Greater London area (GLA)...
  6. pmc Increased prescribing trends of paediatric psychotropic medications
    I C K Wong
    Centre for Paediatric Pharmacy Research, The School of Pharmacy and the Institute of Child Health, University of London, 29 39 Brunswick Square, London WC1N 1AX, UK
    Arch Dis Child 89:1131-2. 2004
    ..We used the IMS MIDAS Prescribing Insights to examine prescribing trends in nine countries between the years 2000 and 2002. Trends in seven countries rose significantly from year 2000 to 2002; the UK had the highest increase (68%)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Randomised controlled trials (RCTs) to evaluate complex healthcare interventions--a case study
    Ian Chi Kei Wong
    Centre for Paediatric Pharmacy Research, The School of Pharmacy, University of London, London WC1N 1AX, UK
    Pharm World Sci 26:247-52. 2004
    ..The authors also highlight difficulties encountered, e.g., issues of patient confidentiality, and how these problems were resolved. This description is intended to be of value to other pharmacy practice researchers...
  8. pmc The potential of UK clinical databases in enhancing paediatric medication research
    Ian C K Wong
    Centre for Paediatric Pharmacy Research, The School of Pharmacy, University of London, London, UK
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 59:750-5. 2005
    ..Other databases such as the Medicines Monitoring Unit (MEMO) and the Scottish Primary Care Computer System also have research potential in paediatric pharmacoepidemiology, but their population sizes are relatively small...
  9. doi request reprint Methodological variability in detecting prescribing errors and consequences for the evaluation of interventions
    Bryony Dean Franklin
    Centre for Medication Safety and Service Quality, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, London, UK
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 18:992-9. 2009
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  10. doi request reprint Ways to reduce drug dose calculation errors in children
    Ian Wong
    The School of Pharmacy, University of London, London
    J Health Serv Res Policy 15:68-70. 2010
    ..To do this, the researchers studied existing research, surveyed health care professionals, observed selected interventions and then attempted to do an economic analysis of the most promising interventions...
  11. doi request reprint Databases for pediatric medicine research in Europe--assessment and critical appraisal
    Antje Neubert
    Centre for Paediatric Pharmacy Research, The School of Pharmacy, The Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 17:1155-67. 2008
    ..To identify and describe European health care databases that can be used for pediatric pharmacoepidemiological research...
  12. ncbi request reprint Systematic review of medication errors in pediatric patients
    Maisoon Abdullah Ghaleb
    Centre for Paediatric Pharmacy Research, The School of Pharmacy, University of London, London, England
    Ann Pharmacother 40:1766-76. 2006
    ..To systematically locate and review studies that have investigated the incidence of medication errors (MEs) in pediatric inpatients and identify common errors...
  13. pmc An increase in the prevalence of type 1 and 2 diabetes in children and adolescents: results from prescription data from a UK general practice database
    Yingfen Hsia
    Centre for Paediatric Pharmacy Research, The School of Pharmacy, University of London and the Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 67:242-9. 2009
    ..There is an increase in the prevalence of both type 1 and 2 diabetes, but precise estimates are difficult to obtain and as such are uninformative for future health services planning...
  14. doi request reprint Mortality associated with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) drug treatment: a retrospective cohort study of children, adolescents and young adults using the general practice research database
    Suzanne McCarthy
    Centre for Paediatric Pharmacy Research, The School of Pharmacy, University of London and the Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    Drug Saf 32:1089-96. 2009
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Effects of the Committee on Safety of Medicines advice on antidepressant prescribing to children and adolescents in the UK
    Macey L Murray
    The School of Pharmacy, Centre for Paediatric Pharmacy Research, University of London and the Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    Drug Saf 28:1151-7. 2005
    ..We also compared paediatric antidepressant prescribing trends from Mediplus data with national antidepressant prescribing trends in England from the Prescription Pricing Authority (PPA)...
  16. doi request reprint Epidemiologic features of antipsychotic prescribing to children and adolescents in primary care in the United Kingdom
    Fariz Rani
    Centre for Pediatric Pharmacy Research, The School of Pharmacy, University of London, 29 39 Brunswick Square, London WC1N 1AX, United Kingdom
    Pediatrics 121:1002-9. 2008
    ..The goal was to investigate the epidemiologic features of antipsychotic prescribing to children and adolescents in general practice in the United Kingdom...
  17. pmc Prioritizing children's medicines for research: a pharmaco-epidemiological study of antiepileptic drugs
    Ruth Ackers
    Centre for Paediatric Pharmacy Research, School of Pharmacy, University of London, London, UK
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 63:689-97. 2007
    ..To investigate the prescribing epidemiology, in UK primary care, of newer antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) compared with conventional AEDs and to identify AEDs for further research in response to the European Medicines Agency report on epilepsy...
  18. ncbi request reprint Poor formulation information in published pediatric drug trials
    Joseph F Standing
    School of Pharmacy, University of London, London, United Kingdom
    Pediatrics 116:e559-62. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate whether pediatric formulation information was adequately reported in recent published trials of oral medicines that included children who were younger than 12 years...
  19. ncbi request reprint Interventions of hospital pharmacists in improving drug therapy in children: a systematic literature review
    Navneet Sanghera
    The School of Pharmacy, Centre for Paediatric Pharmacy Research, Institute of Child Health, University of London, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London, England
    Drug Saf 29:1031-47. 2006
    ..On the basis of this review, we can conclude that pharmacist reviewing of medication charts is very important in identifying medication errors; hence, it is likely to be the most effective method of improving drug therapy in children...
  20. ncbi request reprint When do children convert from liquid antiretroviral to solid formulations?
    Vincent W Yeung
    Centre for Paediatric Pharmacy Research, The School of Pharmacy, The Institute of Child Health and Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust, University of London, 29 39 Brunswick Square, London WC1N 1AX, UK
    Pharm World Sci 27:399-402. 2005
    ..However, there is a lack of studies to investigate the age at which children are converted from liquid to solid formulations...
  21. pmc Prospective observational study of adverse drug reactions to diclofenac in children
    Joseph F Standing
    Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, School of Pharmacy, University of London, London, UK
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 68:243-51. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the type of common (occurring in >1% of patients) adverse reactions caused by diclofenac when given to children for acute pain...
  22. pmc Rise in antiobesity drug prescribing for children and adolescents in the UK: a population-based study
    Russell M Viner
    General and Adolescent Paediatrics Unit, UCL Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 68:844-51. 2009
    ..The antiobesity drugs sibutramine and orlistat are not licensed for use in children and adolescents in the UK or USA. * Clinical trials suggest antiobesity drugs are effective and well-tolerated in obese adolescents...
  23. doi request reprint Paediatric atypical antipsychotic monitoring safety (PAMS) study: pilot study in children and adolescents in secondary- and tertiary-care settings
    Fariz A Rani
    Centre for Paediatric Pharmacy Research, The School of Pharmacy, University of London, Bethlem Royal Hospital, London, UK
    Drug Saf 32:325-33. 2009
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder: treatment discontinuation in adolescents and young adults
    Suzanne McCarthy
    Centre for Paediatric Pharmacy Research, School of Pharmacy, University of London and Institute of Child Health, University College London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 194:273-7. 2009
    ..Symptoms of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are known to persist into adulthood in the majority of cases...
  25. doi request reprint Defining off-label and unlicensed use of medicines for children: results of a Delphi survey
    Antje Neubert
    Centre for Paediatric Pharmacy Research, The School of Pharmacy, University of London and Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Pharmacol Res 58:316-22. 2008
    ..The Delphi panel agreed that the definitions should be circulated within the scientific community and recommended to be adopted by relevant regulatory authorities...
  26. doi request reprint Comparison of antiepileptic drug prescribing in children in three European countries
    Yingfen Hsia
    Centre for Paediatric Pharmacy Research, The School of Pharmacy, University of London and Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Epilepsia 51:789-96. 2010
    ..However, evidence of its use at a multinational level is limited. This study aims to characterize AED prescribing in the young in three European countries and to assess the capacity of drug safety surveillance...
  27. doi request reprint Electronic prescribing reduced prescribing errors in a pediatric renal outpatient clinic
    Yogini Hariprasad Jani
    Centre for Pediatric Pharmacy Research, The School of Pharmacy, University of London and the Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    J Pediatr 152:214-8. 2008
    ..To assess the effect of an electronic prescribing (EP) system on the incidence and type of prescribing errors and the number of error-free visits...
  28. pmc Rational prescribing for children
    Alastair G Sutcliffe
    BMJ 332:1464-5. 2006