Special or Theme Issue

Special Issue on Medication Safety.

Ardenne M, Reitnauer PG. Arzneimittel-Forschung. 1975;25:1369-79.

Medication safety is a worldwide challenge. This special issue discusses factors affecting the reliability of the ordering, dispensing, and administration of medications across a range of environments. Articles cover topics such as the need to deepen understanding of safety in community pharmacies, the use of smart pumps for high-alert medications, and the international effort to reduce medication-related harm.