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The perceptions of nurses towards barriers to the safe administration of medicines in mental health settings.

Hemingway S, McCann T, Baxter H, et al. The perceptions of nurses towards barriers to the safe administration of medicines in mental health settings. Int J Nurs Pract. 2015;21(6):733-40. doi:10.1111/ijn.12266.

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February 3, 2016
Hemingway S, McCann T, Baxter H, et al. Int J Nurs Pract. 2015;21(6):733-40.

Medication errors are common in mental health care. This survey of nurses and nursing students identified interruptions and insufficient medication knowledge as major barriers to ensuring medication safety in outpatient mental health.

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Hemingway S, McCann T, Baxter H, et al. The perceptions of nurses towards barriers to the safe administration of medicines in mental health settings. Int J Nurs Pract. 2015;21(6):733-40. doi:10.1111/ijn.12266.