A multiobserver study of the effects of including point-of-care patient photographs with portable radiography: a means to detect wrong-patient errors.
Tridandapani S, Ramamurthy S, Provenzale J, Obuchowski NA, Evanoff MG, Bhatti, P. Acad Radiol. 2014;21:1038-1047.
Similar to a prior smaller study, this study found the inclusion of point-of-care facial photographs obtained with portable chest radiographs increased the identification of wrong-patient errors among a group of 90 academic radiologists.
Misprogramming PCA concentration leads to dosing errors.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. August 28, 2008;13:1-3.
Preparing your hospital for compliance with The Joint Commission's National Patient Safety Goals.
Murdaugh L, Jordin R. Hosp Pharm. 2008;43:728-733.
ISMP medication error report analysis.
Smetzer JL, Cohen MR. Hosp Pharm. 2008;43:869-872.
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