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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.
Preventing medication errors in hospitals through a systems approach and technological innovation: a prescription for 2010.
Crane J, Crane FG. Hosp Top. Fall 2006;84:3-8.
Improving patient safety using interactive, evidence-based decision support tools.
Quinn MM, Mannion J. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2005;31:678-683.
In Conversation with…Eric G. Poon, MD, MPH
AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. September 2008.
Preventing the tragedy of misdiagnosis.
Landro L. Wall Street Journal (Eastern edition). November 29, 2006: D1-D5. [Reprinted on Post-gazette.com].
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.
CPOE: it don't come easy.
Anderson HJ. Health Data Manag. January 1, 2009;17:18.
Software for symptoms.
Borzo J. Wall Street Journal. May 23, 2005:R10.
High rates of adverse drug events in a highly computerized hospital.
Nebeker JR, Hoffman JM, Weir CR, Bennett CL, Hurdle JF. Arch Intern Med. 2005;165:1111-1116.
Piecing together medication administration.
Anderson HJ. Health Data Manage. May 1, 2009;17:22.
Inpatient Computerized Provider Order Entry: Findings from the AHRQ Health IT Portfolio.
Dixon BE, Zafar A, for AHRQ National Resource Center for Health IT. Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; January 2009. AHRQ Publication No. 09-0031-EF.
Anticoagulant safety practices call for pharmacist supervision.
Scott A. Drug Topics (Health-System Edition). November 10, 2008.
An unintended consequence of electronic prescriptions: prevalence and impact of internal discrepancies.
Palchuk MB, Fang EA, Cygielnik JM, et al. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2010;17:472-476.
Effect of computerized provider order entry with clinical decision support on adverse drug events in the long-term care setting.
Gurwitz JH, Field TS, Rochon P, et al. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2008;56:2225-2233.
Evaluation and certification of computerized physician order entry systems.
Classen D, Avery AJ, Bates DW. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2007;14:48-55.
Critical drug–drug interactions for use in electronic health records systems with computerized physician order entry: review of leading approaches.
Classen DC, Phansalkar S, Bates DW. J Patient Saf. 2011;7:61-65.
Year in review: medication mishaps in the elderly.
Peron EP, Marcum ZA, Boyce R, Hanlon JT, Handler SM. Am J Geriatr Pharmacother. 2011;9:1-10.
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.
Impact of a computerized clinical decision support system on reducing inappropriate antimicrobial use: a randomized controlled trial.
McGregor JC, Weekes E, Forrest GN, et al. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2006;13:378-384.
Inappropriate Antibiotic Use.
Babcock HM, Fraser VJ. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. June 2003.
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