Journal Article

Medication error in the care of HIV/AIDS patients: electronic surveillance, confirmation, and adverse events.

DeLorenze GN, Follansbee SF, Nguyen DP, et al. Medical care. 2005;43:III63-8.

This AHRQ-funded retrospective study of 5473 patient encounters found that reviewing electronic pharmacy records could help identify preventable medication errors (particularly the use of contraindicated medications) in HIV-infected outpatients.