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Incorporating indications into medication ordering—time to enter the age of reason.

Schiff GD, Seoane-Vazquez E, Wright A. Incorporating Indications into Medication Ordering--Time to Enter the Age of Reason. N Engl J Med. 2016;375(4):306-9. doi:10.1056/NEJMp1603964.

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August 10, 2016
Schiff GD, Seoane-Vazquez E, Wright A. N Engl J Med. 2016;375:306-9.

Clear communication during medication prescribing can enhance safety. This commentary advocates for indications-based prescribing coupled with health information technology as a way to improve team communication, medication reconciliation, and patient education and compliance.

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Schiff GD, Seoane-Vazquez E, Wright A. Incorporating Indications into Medication Ordering--Time to Enter the Age of Reason. N Engl J Med. 2016;375(4):306-9. doi:10.1056/NEJMp1603964.