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Kaushal R. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. April 2003.
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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.
Preventing errors relating to commonly used anticoagulants.
Sentinel Event Alert. September 24, 2008;(41):1-4.
Prescribing errors resulting in adverse drug events: how can they be prevented?
Thurmann PA. Expert Opin Drug Saf. 2006;5:489-493.
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.
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.
Churchill WW, Fiumara K. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. April 2009.
Cause for concern: drug shortages disrupt operations, tax hospitalists' treatment patterns.
Collins TR. The Hospitalist. July 2011.
Heparin overdose in three infants revisits hospital error issues.
Phend C. MedPage Today. November 26, 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.
Using an enhanced oral chemotherapy computerized provider order entry system to reduce prescribing errors and improve safety.
Collins CM, Elsaid KA. Int J Qual Health Care. 2011;23:36-43.
Anticoagulant safety practices call for pharmacist supervision.
Scott A. Drug Topics (Health-System Edition). November 10, 2008.
Medication safety in acute care in Australia: where are we now? Part 2: a review of strategies and activities for improving medication safety 2002-2008.
Semple SJ, Roughead EE. Aust New Zealand Health Policy. 2009;6:24.
Medication prescribing errors involving the route of administration.
Lesar TS. Hosp Pharm. 2006;41:1053-1066.
An In Depth Investigation into Causes of Prescribing Errors by Foundation Trainees in Relation to Their Medical Education—EQUIP Study.
Dornan T, Ashcroft D, Heathfield H, et al. London: General Medical Council; 2009.
Medication-error reporting and pharmacy resident experience during implementation of computerized prescriber order entry.
Weant KA, Cook AM, Armitstead JA. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2007;64:526-530.
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.
In Conversation with…Michael Cohen, RPh, MS, ScD
AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. April 2006.
Chemotherapy medication errors in a pediatric cancer treatment center: prospective characterization of error types and frequency and development of a quality improvement initiative to lower the error rate.
Watts RG, Parsons K. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2013;60:1320-1324.
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