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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.
Safe handling of concentrated electrolyte products from outsourcing facilities during critical drug shortages.
National Alert Network. Horsham, PA: Institute for Safe Medication Practices; Bethesda, MD: American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. May 24, 2018.
Necessity for a pathway for "high-alert" patients.
Shane R, Amer K, Noh L, Luong D, Simons S. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2018;75:993-997.
Intravenous chemotherapy compounding errors in a follow-up pan-Canadian observational study.
Gilbert RE, Kozak MC, Dobish RB, et al. J Oncol Pract. 2018;14:e295-e303.
Improving admission medication reconciliation with pharmacists or pharmacy technicians in the emergency department: a randomised controlled trial.
Pevnick JM, Nguyen C, Jackevicius CA, et al. BMJ Qual Saf. 2018;27:512-520.
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.
Medication reconciliation: getting started with IT.
Lefeber J. Patient Saf Qual Healthc. January/February 2014;11:26-28,30-31.
ASHP statement on the pharmacist's role in medication reconciliation.
Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2013;70;453-456.
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
Progress with preventing name confusion errors.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. August 9, 2007;12:1-3.
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.
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