Journal Article
Study

Risk factors in preventable adverse drug events in pediatric outpatients. 

Zandieh SO, Goldmann DA, Keohane CA, et al. The Journal of pediatrics. 2008;152:225-31.

This study discovered that children with multiple prescriptions were at increased risk for suffering a preventable adverse drug event. Improved communication between providers and parents is needed, particularly when addressing concerns around health literacy.