Drug administration errors: a prospective survey from three South African teaching hospitals.

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This prospective study was undertaken to determine the incidence of drug administration errors by anaesthetists at three tertiary South African hospitals. Hospitals A and C treat adults predominantly, whereas Hospital B is a paediatric hospital. Anaesthetists completed an anonymous study form for every anaesthetic performed over a six-month period. They… (More)

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@article{Llewellyn2009DrugAE, title={Drug administration errors: a prospective survey from three South African teaching hospitals.}, author={Richard L Llewellyn and Peter Crichton Gordon and David J. Wheatcroft and David Robin Lines and Anthony R Reed and Abeeda Butt and Annika Lundgren and Mike James}, journal={Anaesthesia and intensive care}, year={2009}, volume={37 1}, pages={93-8} }