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

Computerized decision support for medication dosing in renal insufficiency: a randomized, controlled trial.

Terrell KM, Perkins AJ, Hui SL, et al. Annals of emergency medicine. 2010;56:623-9.

This study found that adding decision support to an existing computerized provider order entry system reduced the frequency of excessively dosed prescriptions by emergency physicians from 74% to 43%.