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The AHRQ PSNet Collection comprises an extensive selection of resources relevant to the patient safety community. These resources come in a variety of formats, including literature, research, tools, and Web sites. Resources are identified using the National Library of Medicine’s Medline database, various news and content aggregators, and the expertise of the AHRQ PSNet editorial and technical teams.

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Zed PJ, Black KJL, Fitzpatrick EA, et al. Pediatrics. 2015;135:435-43.
… … Prior research has found that adverse drug events are a common source of emergency department (ED) visits and … more than 2000 pediatric patients presenting to an ED at a tertiary academic medical center in Canada. Medications … but approximately 5% of cases were severe. Children with a medication-related ED visit were much more likely to be …
Macdonald M, Heilemann MS, MacKinnon NJ, et al. Qual Health Res. 2014;24:536-50.
This qualitative study characterized inpatients' roles in taking medications from both the patient and nursing perspectives. Researchers found significant barriers to engaging patients in medication administration including inpatients' mental status and nurses' time limitations. Previous recommendations to engage patients in their own care have not addressed these factors.