Pharmacology and Clinical Pharmacy Research Group, School of Pharmacy Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia

Publications

  • Original Article   
    Drug-Related Problems in Type 2 Diabetic Patients with Hypertension: A Prospective Study
    Author(s): Zulfan Zazuli*, Azmi Rohaya and I Ketut Adnyana

    Abstract

    Introduction: Type 2 diabetic patients whom also diagnosed with hypertension often received a complex medication regimen. The situation may lead to the increased risk of drug-related problems (DRPs). The aim of the study was to identify the DRPs in type 2 diabetic patients whom also diagnosed with hypertension in the following domains: problems, causes, and interventions. Methods: The prospective study was conducted from October to December 2015 at a secondary-care hospital in Indonesia involving 90 inpatients who meet the predetermined inclusion criteria. Identification and classification of DRPs were based on the Pharmaceutical Care Network Europe (PCNE) version 5.01. Correlation among subject’s independent factors and the number of DRPs was also analysed. Results: As many as 261 DRPs were identifi.. Read More»