Medication Errors

Gupta, Girish
November 2007
Perinatology: Journal of Perinatal & Neonatal Care;Nov2007, Vol. 9 Issue 6, p272
Academic Journal
The article focuses on safe medication use to avoid errors in selection and ordering, order transcription, drug formulation and drug dispensing. It is suggested that healthcare professionals should learn the five rights of safe medication use concerning the patients, time, drug, dose and route of administration. It is suggested that neonatologists, neonatal nurses, and hospital administrator must work as a team for improvement.


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