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What is an Adverse Drug Event (ADE)? Let’s Look a Little Deeper.

March 16, 2021
2 p.m. ET / 1 p.m. CT

An adverse drug event (ADE) is an injury resulting from medical intervention related to a drug and they:

  • Account for an estimated 1 in 3 of all hospital adverse events.
  • Affect about 2 million hospital stays each year.
  • Prolong hospital stays by 1.7 to 4.6 days.