Medmarx Data Report: A Chartbook of Medication Error Findings from the Perioperative Settings from 1998-2005.
Approach to Improving Safety
- Discontinuities, Gaps, and Hand-Off Problems
- Medication Errors/Preventable Adverse Drug Events
- Surgical Complications
Setting of Care
This report shares findings from analysis of more than 11,000 perioperative medication errors reported through Medmarx and includes recommendations to avoid these types of errors.