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Perceptions of standards-based electronic prescribing systems as implemented in outpatient primary care: a physician survey.

Wang J, Patel MH, Schueth AJ, et al. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association : JAMIA. 2009;16:493-502.

This study found that physicians generally noted the potential patient safety benefits of an electronic prescribing system, though adoption was adversely affected by perceptions of poor usability.