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Beyzarov E. Drug Topics / Health-System Edition. September 18, 2006.
This article discusses the contamination and sterility issues inherent in the process of compounding drugs.
Hospice diagnosis: polypharmacy—a teachable moment.
Larson CK, Kao H. JAMA Intern Med. 2015;175:1750-1751.
Frequency of and risk factors for medication errors by pharmacists during order verification in a tertiary care medical center.
Gorbach C, Blanton L, Lukawski BA, Varkey AC, Pitman EP, Garey KW. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2015;72:1471-1474.
Frequency and severity of parenteral nutrition medication errors at a large children's hospital after implementation of electronic ordering and compounding.
MacKay M, Anderson C, Boehme S, Cash J, Zobell J. Nutr Clin Pract. 2016;31:195-206.
Medication reconciliation at admission and discharge: an analysis of prevalence and associated risk factors.
Belda-Rustarazo S, Cantero-Hinojosa J, Salmeron-García A, González-García L, Cabeza-Barrera J, Galvez J. Int J Clin Pract. 2015;69:1268-1274.
ASHP guidelines: minimum standard for ambulatory care pharmacy practice.
Buxton JA, Babbitt R, Clegg CA, et al. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2015;72:1221-1236.
Is pressure causing drug errors?
Meyer T. WKYC-TV. May 20, 2015.
Assessing the potential adoption and usefulness of concurrent, action-oriented, electronic adverse drug event triggers designed for the outpatient setting.
Mull HJ, Rosen AK, Shimada SL, et al. EGEMS (Wash DC). 2015;3:1116.
Uptake of quality-related event standards of practice by community pharmacies.
Boyle TA, Bishop AC, Overmars C, et al. J Pharm Pract. 2015;28:442-449.
ASHP statement on the pharmacist's role in medication reconciliation.
Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2013;70;453-456.
Results of our survey on drug storage, stability, compatibility, and beyond use dating.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. March 22, 2012;17:1-4.
Drug shortages: a pharmacy informatics perspective.
Edillo PN. Pharm Purch Prod. April 2011;8:26.
Who Nose Where the Airway Is?
Christopher R. Lee, MD
Preventing dosage errors with Diastat AcuDial.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Patient Safety News. Show #59. January 2007.
Horus meets Nightingale in the modern age: how nursing communicates with pharmacy in HCIT era.
Armstrong I, Cox MA. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2006;122:585-586.
Tenfold errors can lead to tragedy.
Sipkoff M. Drug Topics (Health-System Edition). August 21, 2006.
Handwritten-prescription ban puts pharmacists in awkward position as "enforcers."
Ostrom CM. Seattle Times. June 22, 2006:B1.
Geometric probability distribution for modeling of error risk during prescription dispensing.
Carnahan BJ, Maghsoodloo S, Flynn EA, Barker KN. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2006;63:1056-1061.
Irked by drug-interaction alerts? Customize them, experts advise.
Dowhower Karpa K. Drug Topics [serial online]. April 17, 2006.
Eliminating insulin errors: RPhs share tricks.
Cassell DK. Drug Topics: Health-System Edition. March 20, 2006.
Residency program fills medication safety void.
Young D. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2005;62:2450-2451.
Use of specific indicators to detect warfarin-related adverse events.
Hartis CE, Gum MO, Lederer JW Jr. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2005;62:1683-1688.
Generic drug names: fertile ground for errors?
Wynn P. Drug Topics Supplements. August 8, 2005.
2004 ASHP Leadership Conference on Pharmacy Practice Management Executive Summary: Improving patient care and medication safety.
Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2005;62:1303-1310.
ASHP Policy Positions, Statements, and Guidelines.
Bethesda, MD: American Society of Health-System Pharmacists.
Pharmacists play key role in patient safety.
DukeMed News [serial online]. January 8, 2005.
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