Venetia Bourrier

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Interruptions are causal factors in medication errors. Although researchers have assessed the nature and frequency of interruptions during medication administration, there has been little focus on understanding their effects during medication ordering. The goal of this research was to examine the nature, frequency, and impact of interruptions on(More)
e11018 Background: Breast cancer is the most common cancer diagnosis among women. Trastuzumab is a monoclonal antibody that targets breast cancer cells which overexpress the human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 (HER2). In this study, we set out to review patients with HER2 positive, metastatic breast cancer who were treated with trastuzumab in Manitoba,(More)
A patient-driven hand hygiene compliance audit strategy was piloted in a Canadian provincial cancer agency during routine provision of cancer outpatient care by health care providers (physicians, nurses, and health care aides) under conditions where the deployment of an independent external auditor was not feasible. The results of the audit suggest the(More)
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