Prevention of medication errors: detection and audit.

  title={Prevention of medication errors: detection and audit.},
  author={Germana Montesi and Alessandro Lechi},
  journal={British journal of clinical pharmacology},
  volume={67 6},
1. Medication errors have important implications for patient safety, and their identification is a main target in improving clinical practice errors, in order to prevent adverse events. 2. Error detection is the first crucial step. Approaches to this are likely to be different in research and routine care, and the most suitable must be chosen according to… CONTINUE READING