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Panel Discussion: Error Proofing Your Pharmacy.
Woodcliff Lake, NJ: Drug Topics; 2007.
Medication safety in older adults: home-based practice patterns.
Metlay JP, Cohen A, Polsky D, Kimmel SE, Koppel R, Hennessy S. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2005;53:976-982.
Buying the wrong medicine overseas.
Chase M. Wall Street Journal. August 16, 2005:D1.
Exploring Patient Engagement in Reducing Health-Care-Related Safety Risks.
Copenhagen, Denmark: World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe; 2013. ISBN: 9789289002943.
Your attention please... designing effective warnings.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. August 24, 2006;11:1-3.
Medication mistakes that can kill.
Haiken M. Caring.com. August 17, 2009.
Patient-centered approach for improving prescription drug warning labels.
Webb J, Davis TC, Bernadella P, et al. Patient Educ Couns. 2008;72:443-449.
Why the nation needs a policy push on patient-centered health care.
Epstein RM, Fiscella K, Lesser CS, Stange KC. Health Aff (Millwood). 2010;29:1489-1495.
USA Today news series: clarifying the issues and embracing community pharmacy safety.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. February 28, 2008;13:1-2.
Failure to Latch
Rodriguez M., Mannel R., Frye D. MN AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. September 2008.
Impact of a pharmacist-facilitated hospital discharge program: a quasi-experimental study.
Walker PC, Bernstein SJ, Tucker Jones JN, et al. Arch Intern Med. 2009;169:2003-2010.
What 'patient-centered' should mean: confessions of an extremist.
Berwick DM. Health Aff (Millwood). 2009;28:w555-w565.
A comprehensive pharmacist intervention to reduce morbidity in patients 80 years or older: a randomized controlled trial.
Gillespie U, Alassaad A, Henrohn D, et al. Arch Intern Med. 2009;169:894-900.
Medication errors: a year in review.
Institute for Safe Medication Practices. Pharmacy Practice News. October 2011:7-14.
Consumer Leaflets with Safety Tips.
Horsham, PA: Institute for Safe Medication Practices; 2012.
Developing a medication patient safety program, part 2: process and implementation.
Mark SM, Weber RJ. Hosp Pharm. 2007;42:249–254.
Can you prevent adverse drug events after hospital discharge?
Forster AJ. CMAJ. 2006;174:921-922.
Undiagnosed Vaginal Bleeding.
Mandelblatt J. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. February 2004.
Diagramming patients' views of root causes of adverse drug events in ambulatory care: an online tool for planning education and research.
Brown M, Frost R, Ko Y, Woosley R. Patient Educ Couns. 2006;62:302-315.
Q: What scares doctors? A: Being the patient.
Gibbs N, Bower A. Time Magazine. May 1, 2006.
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