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Journal Article

Automatic errors: a case series on the errors inherent in electronic prescribing.

Lourenco LM, Bursua A, Groo VL. Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2016;31.

Inadvertent dispensing of discontinued medications can result in patient harm. Examining incidents involving such medication errors, this commentary spotlights the need for enhanced electronic medical records to reduce risks related to discontinuation orders.