Journal Article
Study

Benefits of direct observation in medication administration to detect errors.

Diaz-Navarlaz T, Pronovost PJ, Beortegui E, Segui-Gomez M. Journal of Patient Safety. 2009;3.

In this study, investigators observed several potential sources of medication administration errors at a university hospital. The authors outline specific strategies for change that are currently being piloted on their ward in response to their findings.