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Evaluation of third party medication errors reported in a UK community and mental health care trust
Introduction: Medication errors have been cited as the cause of 5-8% of unplanned hospital admissions creating a significant burden on the NHS.<sup>1</sup> Learning from adverse incidents was identified as a priority in ...
Psychometric properties of the Brazilian version of the nurses' knowledge of high-alert medications scale: A pilot study
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: High-alert medication is considered to be a medication that presents a high risk of causing significant patient harm when used erroneously and its consequences can be fatal. The Nurses' Knowledge ...
A mixed methods analysis of clozapine errors reported to the National Reporting and Learning System
Abstract Purpose To review and analyse medication errors related to clozapine, an atypical antipsychotic, that were reported to the National Reporting and Learning System (NRLS). Methods Following extraction of one year ...