Journal Article

Perceived causes of prescribing errors by junior doctors in hospital inpatients: a study from the PROTECT programme.

Ross S; Ryan C; Duncan EM; Francis JJ; Johnston M; Ker JS; Lee AJ; Macleod MJ; Maxwell S; McKay G; McLay J; Webb DJ; Bond C.

The causative factors leading to medication prescribing errors by resident physicians were elucidated through a qualitative approach that focused on identifying latent errors.