Journal Article

Impact of health information technology on detection of potential adverse drug events at the ordering stage.

Roberts LL, Ward MM, Brokel JM, et al. American journal of health-system pharmacy : AJHP : official journal of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. 2010;67:1838-46.

A computerized provider order entry system combined with decision support identified more potential adverse drug events compared to hospitals using only decision support. However, 94% of the potential adverse drug events were found to be false positives after review by a pharmacist.