Medication Dispensing Errors in Community Pharmacies : A Nationwide Study

@inproceedings{Elizabeth1999MedicationDE,
  title={Medication Dispensing Errors in Community Pharmacies : A Nationwide Study},
  author={Elizabeth and Flynn and Nathan Dorris and G. Talley Holman and Brian J. Camahan and Kenneth N. Barker},
  year={1999}
}
The available literature concerning medication dispensing errors provides relatively few studies that focus on community-based pharmacies. This paper presents the results of a nationwide, observation-based study of dispensing errors. Although community-based pharmacies were the primary focus, a small number of health-system pharmacies were also included. Investigators collected information concerning the frequency and type of errors and near errors as well as data regarding a number of task and… CONTINUE READING