Journal Article

A comparison of error rates between intravenous push methods: a prospective, multisite, observational study.

Hertig JB; Degnan DD; Scott CR; Lenz JR; Li X; Anderson CM.

Errors in intravenous medication administration can lead to adverse drug events. This industry-funded, prospective direct observation study found that ready-to-administer intravenous medications were administered with fewer errors than traditional vial and syringe administration.