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Elien Uitvlugt

UitvlugtAuthor: Elien Uitvlugt, Msc

PhD project: Drug related readmissions and transfer of medication care

Promotors: Prof. dr. Patricia M.L. van den Bemt

Co-promotor: Dr. Fatma Karapinar-Çarkit , Dr. Bart J.F. van den Bemt

Description:
The purpose of this PhD project is to identity the percentage and preventability of drug related readmissions within 30 days of hospital discharge, and to assess which actions in transfer of medication care could potentially prevent drug related readmissions.

Publications:

  • Medicatieoverdracht: onvoldoende implementatie in de praktijk.
    Uitvlugt EB, Siegert CEH, Oosterhof P, Janssen MJA , Nijpels G, Karapinar-Çarkit.
    PW Wetenschappelijk Platform. 2014;8:a1444
  • Completeness of medication-related information in discharge letters and post-discharge general practitioner overviews.
    Uitvlugt EB, Siegert CE, Janssen MJ, Nijpels G, Karapinar-Çarkit F.
    Int J Clin Pharm. 2015;Dec;37(6):1206-12.
  • Adherence to a guideline for medication related information in discharge letters: a prospective cohort study.
    Uitvlugt EB, Suijker R, Janssen MJA, Siegert CEH, Karapinar-Çarkit F.
    Eur J Intern Med. 2017 Oct 3.
  • The prevalence and preventability of drug-related hospital readmissions: a systematic review.
    El Morabet Najla, Uitvlugt Elien B , van den Bemt Bart JF, van den Bemt Patricia ML, Janssen Marjo JA, PhD, Karapinar-Çarkit Fatma.
    J Am Geriatr Soc. 2018 Feb 22.