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This study discovered that medication errors were more common in the emergency department setting than in emergency vehicles, and patients requiring multiple medications were at higher risk for medication errors.
The Forgotten Radiographic Read
Clinton J. Coil, MD, MPH, and Mallory D. Witt, MD
Bundle interventions used to reduce prescribing and administration errors in hospitalized children: a systematic review.
Bannan DF, Tully MP. J Clin Pharm Ther. 2016;41:246-255.
US poison control center calls for infants 6 months of age and younger.
Kang AM, Brooks DE. Pediatrics. 2016;137:1-7.
Evaluating the accuracy of electronic pediatric drug dosing rules.
Kirkendall ES, Spooner SA, Logan JR. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2014;21:e43-e49.
Medication errors in paediatric outpatients.
Kaushal R, Goldmann DA, Keohane CA, et al. Qual Saf Health Care. 2010;19:e30.
Repeat medication errors in nursing homes: contributing factors and their association with patient harm.
Crespin DJ, Modi AV, Wei D, et al. Am J Geriatr Pharmacother. 2010;8:258-270.
The incidence and nature of prescribing and medication administration errors in paediatric inpatients.
Ghaleb MA, Barber N, Franklin BD, Wong ICK. Arch Dis Child. 2010;95:113-118.
Harmful medication errors involving unfractionated and low-molecular-weight heparin in three patient safety reporting programs.
Grissinger MC, Hicks RW, Keroack MA, Marella WM, Vaida A. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2010;36:195-202.
ISMP medication error report analysis.
Cohen MR, Smetzer JL. Hosp Pharm. 2010;45:282-287.
ISMP medication error report analysis.
Cohen MR, Smetzer JL. Hosp Pharm. 2010;45:13-17.
Cohen MR. Hosp Pharm. 2009;44:730-733.
Computerized order entry with limited decision support to prevent prescription errors in a PICU.
Kadmon G, Bron-Harlev E, Nahum E, Schiller O, Haski G, Shonfeld T. Pediatrics. 2009;124:945-950.
A multidisciplinary approach to adverse drug events in pediatric trauma patients in an adult trauma center.
Kalina M, Tinkoff G, Gleason W, Veneri P, Fulda G. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2009;25:444-446.
Lack of standard dosing methods contributes to IV errors.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. August 23, 2007;12:1-3.
Cohen MR. Hosp Pharm. 2006;41:725-728.
Tablet splitting: Do it only if you "half" to, and then do it safely.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. May 18, 2006;11:1-2.
Special Issue: Patient Safety.
Using Failure Mode and Effects Analysis for safe administration of chemotherapy to hospitalized children with cancer.
Robinson DL, Heigham M, Clark J. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2006;32:161-166.
Medication prescribing errors involving the route of administration.
Lesar TS. Hosp Pharm. 2006;41:1053-1066.
Cohen MR. Hosp Pharm. 2005;40:556-557.
Reducing drug prescription errors and adverse drug events by application of a probabilistic, machine-learning based clinical decision support system in an inpatient setting.
Segal G, Segev A, Brom A, Lifshitz Y, Wasserstrum Y, Zimlichman E. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2019 Aug 7; [Epub ahead of print].
The MedSafer Study: a controlled trial of an electronic decision support tool for deprescribing in acute care.
McDonald EG, Wu PE, Rashidi B, et al. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2019 Jun 27; [Epub ahead of print].
Surgeons' opioid-prescribing habits are hard to kick.
Appleby J, Lucas E. Kaiser Health News. June 21, 2019.
How often do prescribers include indications in drug orders? Analysis of 4 million outpatient prescriptions.
Salazar A, Karmiy SJ, Forsythe KJ, et al. Am J Health-Syst Pharm. 2019;76:970-979.
Intravenous infusion administration: a comparative study of practices and errors between the United States and England and their implications for patient safety.
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