The role of advice in medication administration errors in the pediatric ambulatory setting.

@article{Lemer2009TheRO,
  title={The role of advice in medication administration errors in the pediatric ambulatory setting.},
  author={Claire Lemer and David W. Bates and Catherine Yoon and Carol A. Keohane and Garrett M Fitzmaurice and Rainu Kaushal},
  journal={Journal of patient safety},
  year={2009},
  volume={5 3},
  pages={168-75}
}
BACKGROUND In the pediatric setting, adverse events occurring at the administration stage are the most common type of preventable adverse drug events. Few data are available on the effect of advice from medical professionals on medication safety. METHODS This is a prospective cohort study of 1685 pediatric patients, 6 office practices in the Boston area. Data were collected from parental interviews, review of duplicate prescriptions, and chart review. Incidents were stratified by type… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Figures, tables, results, connections, and topics extracted from this paper.
11 Extracted Citations
40 Extracted References
Similar Papers

Citing Papers

Publications influenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 11 extracted citations

Referenced Papers

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 40 references

Medication Errors in Ambulatory Pediatric Medicine

  • R. Kaushal
  • AAP Platform Presentation
  • 2005
1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…