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A systematic review to evaluate the accuracy of electronic adverse drug event detection.
Forster AJ, Jennings A, Chow C, Leeder C, van Walraven C. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2012;19:31-38.
Medication reconciliation during internal hospital transfer and impact of computerized prescriber order entry.
Lee JY, Leblanc K, Fernandes OA, et al. Ann Pharmacother. 2010;44:1887-1895.
Effects of computer-based clinical decision support systems on physician performance and patient outcomes: a systematic review.
Hunt DL, Haynes RB, Hanna SE, Smith K. JAMA. 1998;280:1339-1346.
The efficacy of computer-enabled discharge communication interventions: a systematic review.
Motamedi SM, Posadas-Calleja J, Straus S, et al. BMJ Qual Saf. 2011;20:403-415.
ICD-10 codes used to identify adverse drug events in administrative data: a systematic review.
Hohl CM, Karpov A, Reddekopp L, Stausberg J. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2014;21:547-557.
Communication errors in dispatch of air medical transport.
Vilensky D, Macdonald RD. Prehosp Emerg Care. 2011;15:39-43.
SPECIAL OR THEME ISSUE
Patient Safety Papers 6.
Baker GR, ed. Healthc Q. 2012;15:1-72.
Electronic prescribing vulnerabilities: height and weight mix-up leads to dosing error.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. August 26, 2010;15:1-3.
Electronic prescribing in an ambulatory care setting: a cluster randomized trial.
Dainty KN, Adhikari NK, Kiss A, Quan S, Zwarenstein M. J Eval Clin Pract. 2012;18:761-767.
Validating administrative data for the detection of adverse events in older hospitalized patients.
Ackroyd-Stolarz S, Bowles SK, Giffin L. Drug Healthc Patient Saf. 2014;6:101-108.
Effect of a postdischarge virtual ward on readmission or death for high-risk patients: a randomized clinical trial.
Dhalla IA, O'Brien T, Morra D, et al. JAMA. 2014;312:1305-1312.
'Bad apples': time to redefine as a type of systems problem?
Shojania KG, Dixon-Woods M. BMJ Qual Saf. 2013;22:528-531.
Does user-centred design affect the efficiency, usability and safety of CPOE order sets?
Chan J, Shojania KG, Easty AC, Etchells EE. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2011;18:276-281.
Effects of computerized clinical decision support systems on practitioner performance and patient outcomes: a systematic review.
Garg AX, Adhikari NK, McDonald H, et al. JAMA. 2005;293:1223-1238.
Transfer of accountability: transforming shift handover to enhance patient safety.
Alvarado K, Lee R, Christoffersen E, et al. Healthc Q. 2006;9(special issue):75-79.
Error rates in breast imaging reports: comparison of automatic speech recognition and dictation transcription.
Basma S, Lord B, Jacks LM, Rizk M, Scaranelo AM. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2011;197:923-927.
The development and evaluation of an integrated electronic prescribing and drug management system for primary care.
Tamblyn R, Huang A, Kawasumi Y, et al. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2006;13:148-159.
Patient Safety in Canada: An Update.
Ottawa, ON, Canada: Canadian Institute for Health Information; August 14, 2007.
Clinical application of a computerized system for physician order entry with clinical decision support to prevent adverse drug events in long-term care.
Rochon PA, Field TS, Bates DW, et al. CMAJ. 2006;174:52-54.
Self-reported medical, medication and laboratory error in eight countries: risk factors for chronically ill adults.
Scobie A. Int J Qual Health Care. 2011;23:182-186.
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