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ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. September 20, 2007;12:1-3.
This article summarizes an incident involving chemotherapeutic agent overdose, describes factors contributing to the error, and provides recommendations for safer chemotherapy administration.
Toronto, ON, Canada: Institute for Safe Medication Practices Canada. April 30, 2007.
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Robert L. Wears, MD, MS; September 2004
A nurse notices that an IV medication she is about to administer is possibly mislabeled, as it looks like a different drug. However, she is interrupted before she can call the pharmacy and winds up hanging the bag anyway.