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Journal Article > Commentary
Developing a systematic approach to safer medication use during pregnancy: summary of a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention–convened meeting.
Broussard CS, Frey MT, Hernandez-Diaz S, et al. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2014;211:208-214.e1.
This commentary summarizes findings from a multidisciplinary panel, convened as part of a broad-based obstetric medication safety improvement initiative, which discussed best practices to identify, evaluate, and disseminate evidence with the goal of providing guidance on these processes and developing a systematic approach for other teams initiating similar efforts.
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Jones R, Swales HA, Lyons GR. Anaesthesia. 2008;63:516-519.
Most UK obstetrics units reported adherence to the National Patient Safety Agency's guideline for safe administration of epidural analgesia, but many units reported having experienced errors relating to the route of drug administration.