Table 1

Frequency of review of medication charts on general medicine rounds

No. of Patients Seen on Ward Round

Frequency of Medication Chart Review


Routine Ward Rounds

A

7

100%

B

15

87%

C

8

87%

D

11

82%

E

6

67%

F

8

75%

G

11

73%

H

11

45%

Mean

10

77%

Post Admission Rounds

A

15

80%

B

12

67%

C

17

41%

D

17

76%

E

11

64%

F

17

76%

G

12

50%

H

21

67%

Mean

15

65%


Each letter (from A to H) represents an individual physician. Each physician was observed on both a routine ward round and on a post admission round.

Li Looi and Black BMC Clinical Pharmacology 2008 8:9   doi:10.1186/1472-6904-8-9

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