Journal Article
Review

Factors associated with barcode medication administration technology that contribute to patient safety: an integrative review.

Strudwick G; Reisdorfer E; Warnock C; Kalia K; Sulkers H; Clark C; Booth R.

If nurses experience problems while using barcode medication technologies, this can result in patient harm. This review highlights factors that contribute to such failures, including lack of effective training on barcode medication administration use and poor system functionality.