Journal Article
Review

Does applying technology throughout the medication use process improve patient safety with antineoplastics?

Bubalo J; Warden BA; Wiegel JJ; Nishida T; Handel E; Svoboda LM; Nguyen L; Edillo PN.

Various technologies have been developed to reduce medication errors. Examining the research around implementation of these technologies, such as computerized provider order entry and bar-code medication administration, this review identifies their benefits and drawbacks on chemotherapy administration safety.