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Title Medication errors / edited by Michael R. Cohen.

Imprint Washington, D.C. : American Pharmacists Association, c2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  615.58 M466 2007    ---  Available
Edition 2nd ed.
Description xxiv, 680 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Foreword / David W. Bates -- Preface / Michael R. Cohen -- Acknowledgments -- Contributors -- pt. 1. Preparing for action -- 1. Systems analysis and redesign : the foundation of medical error prevention / Lucian L. Leape -- 2. Research on errors in dispensing and medication administration / Elizabeth Allan Flynn and Kenneth N. Barker -- 3. Health care providers' experiences with making fatal medication errors / Zane Robinson Wolf -- pt. 2. Understanding the causes of medication errors -- 4. Causes of medication errors / Michael R. Cohen -- 5. Root cause analysis of medication errors / Mary Burkhardt , Caryl Lee, Lesley Taylor, Rodney Williams, and James Bagian -- 6. The role of drug names in medication errors / Michael R. Cohen, George Di Domizio, and Robert E. Lee, Jr. -- 7. The role of drug packaging and labeling in medication errors / Michael R. Cohen -- 8. Error prone abbreviations and dose expressions / Michael J. Gaunt and Michael R. Cohen -- pt. 3. Preventing medication errors : a shared responsibility -- 9. Preventing prescribing errors / Michael R. Cohen -- 10. Preventing dispensing errors / Michael R. Cohen and Judy L. Smetzer -- 11. Preventing drug administration errors / Judy L. Smetzer and Michael R. Cohen -- 12. Preventing medication errors related to drug delivery devices / Judy L. Smetzer and Michael R. Cohen --
13. The patient's role in preventing medication errors / Stacy A. Aimette, Nancy R. Tuohy, and Michael R. Cohen -- pt. 4. Preventing medication errors : specific medications, patients, and conditions -- 14. High-alert medications: safeguarding against errors / Michael R. Cohen, Judy L. Smetzer, Nancy R. Tuohy, and Charles M. Kilo -- 15. Using technology to prevent medication errors / Matthew Grissinger, Hedy Cohen, and Allen J. Vaida -- 16. Preventing medication errors in cancer chemotherapy / Michael R. Cohen -- 17. Preventing medication errors in pediatric and neonatal patients / Stuart Levine and Michael R. Cohen -- 18. Preventing medication errors with immunologic drugs / John D. Grabenstein and Michael R. Cohen -- pt. 5. Reducing risks and creating a just culture of safety -- 19. Medication error reporting systems / Judy L. Smetzer and Michael R. Cohen -- 20. Disclosing medication errors to patients and families / Nancy R. Tuohy and Judy L. Smetzer -- 21. Health care failure mode and effects analysis -- 1. Introduction to failure mode and effects analysis / J.W. Senders and S.J. Senders -- 2. An application of failure mode and effects analysis / Judy L. Smetzer and Michael R. Cohen -- 3. Veterans health administration approach to failure mode and effects analysis / Mary Burkhardt, Joseph DeRosier, Erik Stalhandske, and James Bagian -- 22. The clinical bioethics of safe medication practices / J. Russell Teagarden -- 23. Managing medication risks through a culture of safety / Judy L. Smetzer -- Index.
Subject Medication errors.
Medication Errors.
Added Author Cohen, Michael R. (Michael Richard), 1944-
American Pharmacists Association.
ISBN 1582120927
Standard No. NLM 101281970
YDXCP 2362552
NZ1 11203579
NLGGC 303402016
AU@ 000040521252
IG# 9781582120928

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