Prevention of potential errors in resuscitation medications orders by means of a computerised physician order entry in paediatric critical care.

@article{Vardi2007PreventionOP,
  title={Prevention of potential errors in resuscitation medications orders by means of a computerised physician order entry in paediatric critical care.},
  author={Amir Vardi and Ori Efrati and Inbal Levin and Ilan Matok and Marina Rubinstein and Gideon Paret and Zohar Barzilay},
  journal={Resuscitation},
  year={2007},
  volume={73 3},
  pages={
          400-6
        }
}
INTRODUCTION Computerised physician order entry with clinical decision support system (CPOE+CDSS) is an important tool in attempting to reduce medication errors. The objective of this study was to evaluate the impact of a CPOE+CDSS on (1) the frequency of errors in ordering resuscitation (CPR) medications and (2) the time for printing out the order form, in a paediatric critical care department (PCCD). METHODS SETTING An 18-bed PCCD in a tertiary-care children's hospital. DESIGN… CONTINUE READING
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