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This Web site provides information for providers and patients to reduce risks related to adverse drug events, including links to fact sheets, research, and government initiatives.
National Pharmacy Association. St. Albans, UK.
CHPSO 2018 Annual Report.
CHPSO: Sacramento, CA; 2019.
Consumer-directed technologies to improve medication management and safety.
Andrade AQ, Roughead EE. Med J Aust. 2019;210(suppl 6):S24-S27.
Safe medication management at ambulatory surgery centers.
Ubaldi K. AORN J. 2019;109:435-442.
A qualitative analysis of outpatient medication use in community settings: observed safety vulnerabilities and recommendations for improved patient safety.
Lyson HC, Sharma AE, Cherian R, et al. J Patient Saf. 2019 Mar 13; [Epub ahead of print].
Capturing patients' perspectives on medication safety: the development of a patient-centered medication safety framework.
Giles SJ, Lewis PJ, Phipps DL, Mann F, Avery AJ, Ashcroft DM. J Patient Saf. 2019 Mar 11; [Epub ahead of print].
Contribution of adverse events to death of hospitalised patients.
Haukland EC, Mevik K, von Plessen C, Nieder C, Vonen B. BMJ Open Qual. 2019;8:e000377.
ISMP Guidelines for Safe Electronic Communication of Medication Information.
Horsham, PA: Institute for Safe Medication Practices; January 2019.
An organization-specific and modifiable inpatient safety composite measure.
Smith PK, Amster A. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2019;45:304-314.
Engineering a foundation for partnership to improve medication safety during care transitions.
Xiao Y, Abebe E, Gurses AP. J Patient Saf Risk Manag. 2019;24:30–36.
Medicines-related harm in the elderly post-hospital discharge.
Cheong V-L, Tomlinson J, Khan S, Petty D. Prescriber. 2019;30:29-34.
The impact of technology on safe medicines use and pharmacy practice in the US.
Schneider PJ. Front Pharmacol. 2018;9:1361.
Accurate measurement In California's safety-net health systems has gaps and barriers.
Khoong EC, Cherian R, Rivadeneira NA, et al. Health Aff (Millwood). 2018;37:1760-1769.
In patient safety efforts, pharmacists gain new prominence.
Gale R. Health Aff (Millwood). 2018;37:1726-1729.
Medication handling: towards a practical, human-centred approach.
Marshall SD, Chrimes N. Anaesthesia. 2019;74:280-284.
Antibiotic shortages in pediatrics.
Banerjee R, Thurm CW, Fox ER, Hersh AL. Pediatrics. 2018;142:e20180858.
Community-acquired and hospital-acquired medication harm among older inpatients and impact of a state-wide medication management intervention.
Pellegrin K, Lozano A, Miyamura J, et al. BMJ Qual Saf. 2019;28:103-110.
Organizational conditions for engagement in quality and safety improvement: a longitudinal qualitative study of community pharmacies.
Phipps DL, Jones CEL, Parker D, Ashcroft DM. BMC Health Serv Res. 2018;18:783.
Assessment of attitudes toward deprescribing in older Medicare beneficiaries in the United States.
Reeve E, Wolff JL, Skehan M, Bayliss EA, Hilmer SN, Boyd CM. JAMA Intern Med. 2018;178:1673-1680.
Defining and classifying terminology for medication harm: a call for consensus.
Falconer N, Barras M, Martin J, Cottrell N. Eur J Clin Pharmacol. 2019;75:137–145.
Comparative, cross-sectional study of the format, content and timing of medication safety letters issued in Canada, the USA and the UK.
Bjerre LM, Parlow S, de Launay D, et al. BMJ Open. 2018;8:e020150.
ASHP guidelines on preventing medication errors in hospitals.
Billstein-Leber M, Carrillo CJD, Cassano AT, Moline K, Robertson JJ. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2018;75:1493-1517.
Classification of patient-safety incidents in primary care.
Cooper J, Williams H, Hibbert P, et al. Bull World Health Organ. 2018;96:498-505.
Selected medication safety risks that can easily fall off the radar screen—part 1, part 2, and part 3.
Grissinger M. P T. 2018;43:521,567;585-586;645-646,666.
Improving inpatient mental health medication safety through the process of obtaining HIMSS Stage 7: a case report.
Sulkers H, Tajirian T, Paterson J, et al. JAMIA Open. 2019;2:35–39.
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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