Drug, Healthcare and Patient Safety


Drug, Healthcare and Patient Safety


Publisher: Dove Medical Press Ltd

Drug, Healthcare and Patient Safety is an international, peer reviewed,
open access journal exploring patient safety issues in the healthcare
continuum from diagnostic and screening interventions through to
treatment, drug therapy and surgery.

The journal is characterized by the rapid reporting of reviews, original
research, clinical, epidemiological and post-marketing surveillance
studies, risk management, health literacy and educational programs
across all areas of healthcare delivery. Also, guidelines on data
requirements to assure acceptable safety levels in license applications,
post marketing protocols on monitoring safety and cost analyses on
managing associated morbidity and mortality are key topics. Adverse
reaction case reports, animal and in vitro toxicity studies are also

Balancing risk, effectiveness, patient satisfaction and quality of life
and the development and testing of new interventions to optimize
clinical outcomes in disease management are major areas of interest for
the journal.

ISSN 1179-1365


Professor Shufeng Zhou
Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) University

Abstracts available online. Articles available in PDF format.

Current Issue: Volume 2 2010

Date: 1 March 2010

Open Access: 
Original posting date: 
Monday, March 1, 2010
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