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Kozer E. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. June 2003.
The 2-Week Itch.
Cohen MR. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. April 2003.
Forster A. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. December 2004.
Kaushal R. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. April 2003.
Weinger MB, Blike GT. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. September 2003.
The Result Stopped Here.
Astion M. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. June 2004.
Too Tight Control.
Rubin HR, Fajtova VT. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. May 2004.
Impact of a standard medication chart on prescribing errors: a before-and-after audit.
Coombes ID, Stowasser DA, Reid C, Mitchell CA. Qual Saf Health Care. 2009;18:478-485.
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Lesar TS. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. November 2003.
Using CPOE to improve communication, safety, and policy compliance when ordering pediatric chemotherapy.
Crossno CL, Cartwright JA, Hargrove FR. Hosp Pharm. 2007;42:368–373.
The effect of the electronic transmission of prescriptions on dispensing errors and prescription enhancements made in English community pharmacies: a naturalistic stepped wedge study.
Franklin BD, Reynolds M, Sadler S, et al. BMJ Qual Saf. 2014;23:629-638.
Prescribing errors resulting in adverse drug events: how can they be prevented?
Thurmann PA. Expert Opin Drug Saf. 2006;5:489-493.
Dose of technology helps Shands at UF avoid drug errors.
Chun D. Gainsville Sun. August 21, 2006.
Implementation of a telepharmacy service to provide round-the-clock medication order review by pharmacists.
Wakefield DS, Ward MM, Loes JL, O'Brien J, Sperry L. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2010;67:2052-2057.
Churchill WW, Fiumara K. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. April 2009.
Results of the Medications At Transitions and Clinical Handoffs (MATCH) study: an analysis of medication reconciliation errors and risk factors at hospital admission.
Gleason KM, McDaniel MR, Feinglass J, et al. J Gen Intern Med. 2010;25:441-447.
Mixed results in the safety performance of computerized physician order entry.
Metzger J, Welebob E, Bates DW, Lipsitz S, Classen DC. Health Aff (Millwood). 2010;29:655-663.
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Hellman R. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. March 2007.
Pharmacists' interventions in prescribing errors at hospital discharge: an observational study in the context of an electronic prescribing system in a UK teaching hospital.
Abdel-Qader DH, Harper L, Cantrill JA, Tully MP. Drug Saf. 2010;33:1027-1044.
Effects of two commercial electronic prescribing systems on prescribing error rates in hospital in-patients: a before and after study.
Westbrook JI, Reckmann M, Li L, et al. PLoS Med. 2012;9:e1001164.
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