Retired attorney Jo Kline, founder of the Iowa Institute for Health Literacy, is a tireless advocate for the preservation of patient rights. She writes and speaks on overcoming threats to health care access and patient safety.
An Adverse Drug Event (ADE) is unintended, unexpected and/or dangerous harm from the use of medications (prescriptions, over-the-counter drugs and supplements). Because there's loads of potential causes for ADEs, how can we best prevent them? Just watch Jo's VERY SHORT VIDEO on Adverse Drug Events.