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Making inpatient medication reconciliation patient centered, clinically relevant and implementable: a consensus statement on key principles and necessary first steps.
Greenwald JL, Halasyamani L, Greene J, et al. J Hosp Med. 2010;5:477-485.
Enhancing patient safety and quality of care by improving the usability of electronic health record systems: recommendations from AMIA.
Middleton B, Bloomrosen M, Dente MA, et al. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2013 Jan 25; [Epub ahead of print].
Health Information Technology in the United States: The Information Base for Progress.
Blumenthal D, DesRoches C, Donelan K, et al. Washington, DC: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation; 2006.
Getting moving on patient safety—harnessing electronic data for safer care.
Jha AK, Classen DC. N Engl J Med 2011;365:1756-1758.
The effect of health information technology on quality in U.S. hospitals.
McCullough JS, Casey M, Moscovice I, Prasad S. Health Aff (Millwood). 2010;29:647-654.
The long road to patient safety: a status report on patient safety systems.
Longo DR, Hewett JE, Ge B, Schubert S. JAMA. 2005;294:2858-2865.
Improving medication safety in primary care using electronic health records.
Nemeth LS, Wessell AM. J Patient Saf. 2010;6:238-243.
Connected care: reducing errors through automated vital signs data upload.
Smith LB, Banner L, Lozano D, Olney CM, Friedman B. Comput Inform Nurs. 2009;27:318-323.
Medical malpractice liability in the age of electronic health records.
Mangalmurti SS, Murtagh L, Mello MM. N Engl J Med. 2010;363:2060-2067.
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.
Healthcare in a land called PeoplePower: nothing about me without me.
Delbanco T, Berwick DM, Boufford JI, et al. Health Expect. 2001;4:144-150.
The benefits of health information technology: a review of the recent literature shows predominantly positive results.
Buntin MB, Burke MF, Hoaglin MC, Blumenthal D. Health Aff (Millwood). 2011;30:464-471.
Impact of health information technology interventions to improve medication laboratory monitoring for ambulatory patients: a systematic review.
Fischer SH, Tjia J, Field TS. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2010;17:631-636.
Application of electronic health records to The Joint Commission's 2011 National Patient Safety Goals.
Radecki RP, Sittig DF. JAMA. 2011;306:92-93.
Use of electronic health records in US hospitals.
Jha AK, Desroches CM, Campbell EG, et al. N Engl J Med. 2009;360:1628-1638.
Q: What scares doctors? A: Being the patient.
Gibbs N, Bower A. Time Magazine. May 1, 2006.
Electronic health record adoption by children's hospitals in the United States.
Nakamura MM, Ferris TG, DesRoches CM, Jha AK. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2010;164:1145-1151.
Wrist tag 'offers drug warning.'
BBC News. August 9, 2005.
Wherry R. Forbes Magazine. June 20, 2005.
Electronic health record use and the quality of ambulatory care in the United States.
Linder JA, Ma J, Bates DW, Middleton B, Stafford BS. Arch Intern Med. 2007;167:1400-1405.
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