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Meeting/Conference > Meeting/Conference Proceedings
Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation. September 5–6, 2018; Royal Palms Resort and Spa, Phoenix, AZ.
Anesthesia is a high-risk activity that has achieved safety improvements. This conference explored perioperative medication safety through discussions about drug shortages, toxicity management, patient harm reduction, and policy development. Recommendations for improvement were generated at the event.
Pain Management and Prescription Opioid-related Harms: Exploring the State of the Evidence: Proceedings of a Workshop—in Brief.
Forstag EH; Committee on Pain Management and Regulatory Strategies to Address Prescription Opioid Abuse; Health and Medicine Division. Washington, DC: National Academy of Science; 2016. ISBN: 9780309451901.
Efforts to ensure safe pain management in the context of the opioid epidemic have focused on prescribing behaviors and policies. This publication reports on the results of a workshop convened to explore factors that contribute to opioid overuse and to identify areas for improvement that require further research.
Journal Article > Commentary
Peterson C, Ham CW, Vanderveen T. Hosp Pharm. 2008;43:491-497.
This article summarizes results from a conference regarding heparin errors, their epidemiology, and error types along with ways to increase safety.
Meeting/Conference > Government Resource
US Food and Drug Administration Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, Institute for Safe Medication Practices. November 7, 2006.
This teleconference discussed the 2006 FDA medication package insert design program and reviewed prescription drug labeling format changes. Handouts and an audio download of the presentation are available.