ISMP Medication Safety Alert®. Community/Ambulatory Care Edition.
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The Institute for Safe Medication Practices' (ISMP) monthly newsletter targeting issues related to medication safety in the community pharmacy environment.
Practitioners agree on medication reconciliation value, but frustration and difficulties abound.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. July 13, 2006;11:1-2.
Medication reconciliation physician order form.
Lacy JL, Wilkinson ST. Hosp Pharm. 2006;41:1117-1120.
The (slowly) vanishing prescription pad.
Steinbrook R. N Engl J Med. 2008;359:115-117.
A steep increase in domestic fatal medication errors with use of alcohol and/or street drugs.
Phillips DP, Barker GEC, Eguchi MM. Arch Intern Med. 2008;168:1561-1566.
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