COVID-19 Impact

You may see some delays in posting new content due to COVID-19. If you have any questions, please submit a message to PSNet Support.
 

PSNet: Patient Safety Network
Journal Article
Study

Preventing potentially inappropriate medication use in hospitalized older patients with a computerized provider order entry warning system.

Mattison MLP, Afonso KA, Ngo LH, et al. Archives of internal medicine. 2010;170:1331-6.

Implementation of targeted alerts within a computerized provider order entry system successfully reduced the prescribing of potentially inappropriate medications to geriatric patients, in this study conducted at a tertiary care academic medical center.