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Barcode technology: its role in increasing the safety of blood transfusion.
Turner CL, Casbard AC, Murphy MF. Transfusion. 2003;43:1200-1209.
National Comparative Audit of Blood Transfusion.
National Blood Service Hospitals.
The impact of a closed-loop electronic prescribing and administration system on prescribing errors, administration errors and staff time: a before-and-after study.
Franklin BD, O'Grady K, Donyai P, Jacklin A, Barber N. Qual Saf Health Care. 2007;16:279-284.
Standardising wristbands improves patient safety.
Safe Practice Notice 24. London, England: National Patient Safety Agency; July 3, 2007.
Medication administration errors for older people in long-term residential care.
Szczepura A, Wild D, Nelson S. BMC Geriatr. 2011;11:82.
Challenges and opportunities to prevent transfusion errors: a Qualitative Evaluation for Safer Transfusion (QUEST).
Heddle NM, Fung M, Hervig T, et al; BEST Collaborative. Transfusion. 2012;52:1687-1695.
Information technology-based approaches to reducing repeat drug exposure in patients with known drug allergies.
Cresswell KM, Sheikh A. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2008;121:1112-1117.e7.
Tracking with virtual slides: a tool to study diagnostic error in histopathology.
Treanor D, Lim CH, Magee D, Bulpitt A, Quirke P. Histopathology. 2009;55:37-45.
Efficacy of an incident-reporting system in cellular pathology: a practical experience.
Rakha EA, Clark D, Chohan BS, et al. J Clin Pathol. 2012;65:643-648.
A prospective hazard and improvement analytic approach to predicting the effectiveness of medication error interventions.
Karnon J, McIntosh A, Dean J, et al. Safety Sci. 2007;45:523-539.
Reducing adverse events in blood transfusion.
Stainsby D, Russell J, Cohen H, Lilleyman J. Br J Haematol. 2005;131:8-12.
Possible net harms of breast cancer screening: updated modelling of Forrest report.
Raftery J, Chorozoglou M. BMJ. 2011;343:d7627.
Wrist tag 'offers drug warning.'
BBC News. August 9, 2005.
Adverse outcomes of blood transfusion in children: analysis of UK reports to the serious hazards of transfusion scheme 1996-2005.
Stainsby D, Jones H, Wells AW, Gibson B, Cohen H; for SHOT Steering Group. Br J Haematol. 2008;141:73-79.
Coding for Success: Simple Technology for Safer Patient Care.
Healthcare Quality Directorate, Department of Health. London, England: Crown Publishing; February 16, 2007.
Changes in practice and organisation surrounding blood transfusion in NHS trusts in England 1995-2005.
Taylor CJC, Murphy MF, Lowe D, Pearson M. Qual Saf Health Care. 2008;17:239-243.
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