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Learning from error: identifying contributory causes of medication errors in an Australian hospital.

Nichols P, Copeland T-S, Craib IA, et al. The Medical journal of Australia. 2008;188:276-9.

Interviews with clinicians who committed medication errors helped to identify contributing factors, which included understaffing and lack of access to prescribing information at the point of care.