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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.
Kaushal R. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. April 2003.
Prescribing errors resulting in adverse drug events: how can they be prevented?
Thurmann PA. Expert Opin Drug Saf. 2006;5:489-493.
Effect of bar-code technology on the safety of medication administration.
Poon EG, Keohane CA, Yoon CS, et al. N Engl J Med. 2010;362:1698-1707.
Ambulatory prescribing errors among community-based providers in two states.
Abramson EL, Bates DW, Jenter C, et al. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2012;19:644-648.
Governor signs Executive Order creating new Division of Patient Safety.
Evanston, IL: Office of the Governor; July 13, 2006.
Medication errors in a neonatal intensive care unit. Influence of observation on the error rate.
Campino A, Lopez-Herrera MC, Lopez-de-Heredia I, Valls-i-Soler A. Acta Paediatr. 2008;97:1591-1594.
ASHP national survey of pharmacy practice in hospital settings: prescribing and transcribing—2007.
Pedersen CA, Schneider PJ, Scheckelhoff DJ. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2008;65:827-843.
Prescription and transcription errors in multidose-dispensed medications on discharge from hospital: an observational and interventional study.
Alassaad A, Gillespie U, Bertilsson M, Melhus H, Hammarlund-Udenaes M. J Eval Clin Pract. 2013;19:185-191.
Diet order entry by registered dietitians results in a reduction in error rates and time delays compared with other health professionals.
Imfeld K, Keith M, Stoyanoff L, Fletcher H, Miles S, McLaughlin J. J Acad Nutr Diet. 2012;112:1656-1661.
High incidence of medication documentation errors in a Swiss university hospital due to the handwritten prescription process.
Hartel MJ, Staub LP, Röder C, Eggli S. BMC Health Serv Res. 2011;11:199.
ISMP medication error report analysis.
Cohen MR. Hosp Pharm. 2009;44:463-464.
Accuracy of medication documentation in hospital discharge summaries: a retrospective analysis of medication transcription errors in manual and electronic discharge summaries.
Callen J, McIntosh J, Li J. Int J Med Inform. 2010;79:58-64.
Anticoagulation-associated adverse drug events.
Piazza G, Nguyen TN, Cios D, et al. Am J Med. 2011;124:1136-1142.
Medication errors: the impact of prescribing and transcribing errors on preventable harm in hospitalised patients.
van Doormaal JE, van den Bemt PM, Mol PG, et al. Qual Saf Health Care. 2009;18:22-27.
Variability in pharmacy interpretations of physician prescriptions.
Wolf MS, Shekelle P, Choudhry NK, Agnew-Blais J, Parker RM, Shrank WH. Med Care. 2009;47:370-373.
Electronic prescribing reduced prescribing errors in a pediatric renal outpatient clinic.
Jani YH, Ghaleb MA, Marks SD, Cope J, Barber N, Wong IC. J Pediatr. 2008;152:214-218.
Preventing medication errors in community pharmacy: root-cause analysis of transcription errors.
Knudsen P, Herborg H, Mortensen AR, Knudsen M, Hellebek A. Qual Saf Health Care. 2007;16:285-290.
ISMP medication error report analysis.
Cohen MR. Hosp Pharm. 2007;42:181–182.
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