TITLE

ISMP Medication Error Report Analysis

AUTHOR(S)
Cohen, Michael R.; Smetzer, Judy L.
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Hospital Pharmacy;Nov2007, Vol. 42 Issue 11, p982
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article covers issues related to medication errors. Failure to cap intravenous (IV) tubing and disinfect IV ports puts patients at risk for infections. Fast order entry and improved prescribing efficiency were among the most desirable consequences of computerized provider order entry (CPOE). It presents a review of important postmarketing brand name changes fostered by practitioner error reports.
ACCESSION #
27587058

 

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