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Journal Article
Study

Electronic prescription writing errors in the pediatric emergency department.

Nelson CE, Selbst SM. Pediatric emergency care. 2015;31:368-72.

According to this retrospective chart review study, clinically significant prescription errors continued to occur at an alarming rate in a pediatric emergency department, despite the introduction of computerized provider order entry. Emergency medicine residents made more prescribing errors than pediatric residents.