Journal Article

Randomized controlled trial of a pictogram-based intervention to reduce liquid medication dosing errors and improve adherence among caregivers of young children. 

Yin HS; Dreyer BP; van Schaick L; Foltin GL; Dinglas G; Mendelsohn AL.

This study incorporated the use of a pictogram in medication counseling and showed that it decreased dosing errors and improved adherence. The strategy described builds on existing efforts to develop health literacy interventions for improving medication safety.