- Japanese Society of Drug Informatics
- 医薬品情報学 (ISSN:13451464)
- vol.20, no.1, pp.1-11, 2018 (Released:2018-06-16)
Objective: A medication notebook is developed in order to unitedly manage medication information of patients and is used by writing medication information such as history of ethical drugs, over-the-counter drugs and health foods, anamnesis, history of adverse events and allergy. Adverse events, interaction and duplication of drugs can be prevented by showing a medication notebook to doctors and pharmacists.Data Sources·Study Selection·Data Extraction: In this article, we reviewed literatures regarding preceding studies on the utilization of medication notebooks comprehensively.Results·Conclusion: In our review, we could comprehend literature on medication notebooks systematically and could summarize a lot of evidences that confirm the usefulness of medication notebooks. We need to produce further evidences on medication notebooks to spread medication notebooks.