Identifying discrepancies in electronic medical records through pharmacist medication reconciliation.

@article{Stewart2012IdentifyingDI,
  title={Identifying discrepancies in electronic medical records through pharmacist medication reconciliation.},
  author={Autumn L. Stewart and Kevin J. Lynch},
  journal={Journal of the American Pharmacists Association : JAPhA},
  year={2012},
  volume={52 1},
  pages={59-66}
}
OBJECTIVES To describe the types and causes of medication discrepancies in the electronic medical record identified by pharmacist medication reconciliation during outpatient medical visits and to identify patient characteristics associated with the presence of discrepancies. DESIGN Observational case series study. SETTING Indigent primary care clinic in Pittsburgh, PA, from April 2009 to May 2010. PATIENTS 219 adults presenting for follow-up medical visits and self-reporting medication… CONTINUE READING