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Preventing Medication Errors: Quality Chasm Series.
Committee on Identifying and Preventing Medication Errors, Aspden P, Wolcott J, Bootman JL, Cronenwett LR, eds. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press; 2007.
Health agency: drug errors still common.
Knox R. "All Things Considered." National Public Radio. July 20, 2006.
Using computerized provider order entry and clinical decision support to improve referring physicians' implementation of consultants' medical recommendations.
Were MC, Abernathy G, Hui SL, Kempf C, Weiner M. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2009;16:196-202.
Anticoagulant safety practices call for pharmacist supervision.
Scott A. Drug Topics (Health-System Edition). November 10, 2008.
Evaluation and certification of computerized physician order entry systems.
Classen D, Avery AJ, Bates DW. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2007;14:48-55.
Impact of health information technology on detection of potential adverse drug events at the ordering stage.
Roberts LL, Ward MM, Brokel JM, Wakefield DS, Crandall DK, Conlon P. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2010;67:1838-1846.
An empirical model to estimate the potential impact of medication safety alerts on patient safety, health care utilization, and cost in ambulatory care.
Weingart SN, Simchowitz B, Padolsky H, et al. Arch Intern Med. 2009;169;1465-1473.
Development of the Leapfrog methodology for evaluating hospital implemented inpatient computerized physician order entry systems.
Kilbridge PM, Welebob EM, Classen DC. Qual Saf Health Care. 2006;15:81-84.
Mixed results in the safety performance of computerized physician order entry.
Metzger J, Welebob E, Bates DW, Lipsitz S, Classen DC. Health Aff (Millwood). 2010;29:655-663.
Using a claims data-based sentinel system to improve compliance with clinical guidelines: results of a randomized prospective study.
Javitt JC, Steinberg G, Locke T, et al. Am J Manag Care. 2005;11:93-102.
Adopting real-time surveillance dashboards as a component of an enterprisewide medication safety strategy.
Waitman LR, Phillips IE, McCoy AB, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2011;37:326-332.
Journey to no preventable risk: The Baylor Health Care System patient safety experience.
Kennerly D, Richter KM, Good V, Compton J, Ballard DJ. Am J Med Qual. 2011;26:43-52.
CPOE: it don't come easy.
Anderson HJ. Health Data Manag. January 1, 2009;17:18.
Piecing together medication administration.
Anderson HJ. Health Data Manage. May 1, 2009;17:22.
In Conversation with…Eric G. Poon, MD, MPH
AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. September 2008.
Effective use of medication-related decision support in CPOE.
Metzger JB, Welebob E, Turisco F, Classen DC. Patient Saf Qual Healthc. Sept/Oct 2008;5:16-24.
Association of a clinical knowledge support system with improved patient safety, reduced complications and shorter length of stay among Medicare beneficiaries in acute care hospitals in the United States.
Bonis PA, Pickens GT, Rind DM, Foster DA. Int J Med Inform. 2008;77:745-753.
Computerized prescribing alerts and group academic detailing to reduce the use of potentially inappropriate medications in older people.
Simon SR, Smith DH, Feldstein AC, et al. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2006;54:963-968.
Systematically improving physician assignment during in-hospital transitions of care by enhancing a preexisting hospital electronic health record.
Zsenits B, Polashenski WA, Sterns RH, Brown DR IV, Moheet A. J Hosp Med. 2009;4:308-312.
Effects of computerized physician order entry and clinical decision support systems on medication safety: a systematic review.
Kaushal R, Shojania KG, Bates DW. Arch Intern Med. 2003;163:1409-1416.
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