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Journal Article
Study

Prescribers' interactions with medication alerts at the point of prescribing: a multi-method, in situ investigation of the human–computer interaction.

Russ AL, Zillich AJ, McManus S, et al. International journal of medical informatics. 2012;81:232-43.

This study provides a framework to understand the increasing importance of the prescriber–alert interaction in computerized provider order entry systems. The alert interface is a key element in influencing providers and promoting patient safety.