Journal Article

A case study on the safety impact of implementing smart patient-controlled analgesic pumps at a tertiary care academic medical center.

Tran M, Ciarkowski S, Wagner D, et al. Joint Commission journal on quality and patient safety. 2012;38:112-9.

After adverse events occurred due to incorrect dosing of patient-controlled analgesia, implementation of smart infusion pumps resulted in a significant decrease in potential medication errors.