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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.
Anticoagulant safety practices call for pharmacist supervision.
Scott A. Drug Topics (Health-System Edition). November 10, 2008.
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.
Evaluation and certification of computerized physician order entry systems.
Classen D, Avery AJ, Bates DW. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2007;14:48-55.
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.
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.
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.
CPOE: it don't come easy.
Anderson HJ. Health Data Manag. January 1, 2009;17:18.
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.
In Conversation with…Eric G. Poon, MD, MPH
AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. September 2008.
Piecing together medication administration.
Anderson HJ. Health Data Manage. May 1, 2009;17:22.
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.
Staggered Sensitivity Results
Guglielmo BJ. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. March 2007.
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.
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.
The effectiveness of integrated health information technologies across the phases of medication management: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials.
McKibbon KA, Lokker C, Handler SM, et al. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2012;19:22-30.
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