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Journal Article > Review
Improving feedback on junior doctors' prescribing errors: mixed-methods evaluation of a quality improvement project.
Reynolds M, Jheeta S, Benn J, et al. BMJ Qual Saf. BMJ Qual Saf 2017;26:240-247.
Prescribing errors are a common source of harm for hospitalized patients. This study describes a multifaceted intervention to improve feedback and prevent resident physician prescribing errors. Despite improvements in numerous process measures, rates of errors did not significantly change.
Journal Article > Study
The effects of resident level of training on the rate of pediatric prescription errors in an academic emergency department.
Pacheco GS, Viscusi C, Hays DP, Woolridge DP. J Emerg Med. 2012;43:e343-e348.
Less experienced resident physicians made fewer prescription dosing errors than senior residents and attendings in this study at a pediatric emergency department.