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Silver Spring, MD: US Food and Drug Administration; 2012.
In this video, a pediatrician describes tips for teaching older children how to take medicine safely.
Medicines in My Home.
Rockville, MD: Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, US Food and Drug Administration.
Safety of care by caregivers of cancer patients.
Given BA. Semin Oncol Nurs. 2019;35:374-379.
Engaging patients and informal caregivers to improve safety and facilitate person- and family-centered care during transitions from hospital to home—a qualitative descriptive study.
Backman C, Cho-Young D. Patient Prefer Adherence. 2019;13:617-626.
Your attention please... designing effective warnings.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. February 28, 2019;24.
Usability and feasibility of consumer-facing technology to reduce unsafe medication use by older adults.
Holden RJ, Campbell NL, Abebe E, et al; Brain Health Patient Safety Laboratory. Res Social Adm Pharm. 2019 Feb 26; [Epub ahead of print].
Assessing the use of Google Translate for Spanish and Chinese translations of emergency department discharge instructions.
Khoong EC, Steinbrook E, Brown C, Fernandez A. JAMA Intern Med. 2019;179:580-582.
Opioid prescribing trends and the physician’s role in responding to the public health crisis.
Adams JM, Giroir BP. JAMA Intern Med. 2019;179:476-478.
Using a spare medication vial to store multiple medications: a potentially fatal in-home medication error.
Leonard JB, Klein-Schwartz W. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2019;76:264-265.
Assessing the effectiveness of engaging patients and their families in the three-step fall prevention process across modalities of an evidence-based fall prevention toolkit: an implementation science study.
Duckworth M, Adelman J, Belategui K, et al. J Med Internet Res. 2019;21:e10008.
Medicines-related harm in the elderly post-hospital discharge.
Cheong V-L, Tomlinson J, Khan S, Petty D. Prescriber. 2019;30:29-34.
Consumers' perspectives on their involvement in recognizing and responding to patient deterioration—developing a model for consumer reporting.
King L, Peacock G, Crotty M, Clark R. Health Expect. 2019;22:385-395.
Effect of a pharmacist-led educational intervention on inappropriate medication prescriptions in older adults: the D-PRESCRIBE randomized clinical trial.
Martin P, Tamblyn R, Benedetti A, Ahmed S, Tannenbaum C. JAMA. 2018;320:1889-1898.
Health apps and health policy: what is needed?
Bates DW, Landman A, Levine DM. JAMA. 2018;320:1975-1976.
Patient-mediated interventions to improve professional practice.
Fønhus MS, Dalsbø TK, Johansen M, Fretheim A, Skirbekk H, Flottorp SA. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2018;9:CD012472.
Tackling ambulatory safety risks through patient engagement: what 10,000 patients and families say about safety-related knowledge, behaviors, and attitudes after reading visit notes.
Bell SK, Folcarelli P, Fossa A, et al. J Patient Saf. 2018 Apr 27; [Epub ahead of print].
Perspectives on patient and family engagement with reduction in harm: the forgotten voice.
Schenk EC, Bryant RA, Van Son CR, Odom-Maryon T. J Nurs Care Qual. 2019;34:73-79.
Patient-centered prescription opioid tapering in community outpatients with chronic pain.
Darnall BD, Ziadni MS, Stieg RL, Mackey IG, Kao MC, Flood P. JAMA Intern Med. 2018;178:707-708.
Association of household opioid availability and prescription opioid initiation among household members.
Seamans MJ, Carey TS, Westreich DJ, et al. JAMA Intern Med. 2018;178:102-109.
Association of health literacy with postoperative outcomes in patients undergoing major abdominal surgery.
Wright JP, Edwards GC, Goggins K, et al. JAMA Surg. 2018;153:137-142.
Validating domains of patient contextual factors essential to preventing contextual errors: a qualitative study conducted at Chicago area Veterans Health Administration sites.
Binns-Calvey AE, Malhiot A, Kostovich CT, et al. Acad Med. 2017;92:1287-1293.
Guide to Improving Patient Safety in Primary Care Settings by Engaging Patients and Families.
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; April 2018.
All consumer medication information is not created equal: implications for medication safety.
Monkman H, Kushniruk AW. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2017;234:233-237.
Four Medication Safety Tips for Older Adults.
FDA Consumer Health Information. Silver Spring, MD: US Food and Drug Administration; September 20, 2016.
Your new medical team: algorithms and physicians.
Frakt A. New York Times. December 7, 2015.
Transitions of care: engaging patients and families.
Quick Safety. November 30, 2015;(18):1-3.
PSNET: Patient Safety Network
PSNet is produced for the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality by a team of editors at the University of California, San Francisco with guidance from a prominent Technical Expert/Advisory Panel. The AHRQ PSNet site was designed and implemented by Silverchair.
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