Illustration of the medication reconciliation process. The figure includes the number of identified medication discrepancies (MD), the number of pharmacist-suggested changes, and the number of corrected drug prescriptions. The number of discrepancies that were later classified as medication errors (ME) by the reviewing pharmacists is also given.
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