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...
- 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 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...
- 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...
- Drug safety at admission to emergency department: an innovative model for PRIOritizing patients for MEdication Reconciliation (PRIOMER)Lisbeth Damlien
aDiakonhjemmet Hospital Pharmacy bEmergency Department, Diakonhjemmet Hospital cDepartment of Health Management and Health Economics dDepartment of Pharmaceutical Bioscience, School of Pharmacy, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
Eur J Emerg Med . 2015..This study aimed to develop an innovative prioritizing model for conducting medication reconciliation (MR) at a fast-paced workflow emergency department (ED) and to implement an efficient working model for MR...
- 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...