Decreasing errors in pediatric continuous intravenous infusions.
Approach to Improving Safety
Setting of Care
- Facility and Group Administrators
- Risk Managers
- Quality and Safety Professionals
- Information Professionals
This study demonstrated the effectiveness of a voluntary Web-based calculator as a mechanism to reduce errors in infusion ordering workflow. The authors describe the decision-support aspects of the system and their analysis of the data and errors abstracted from infusion orders.