Reducing nurse medicine administration errors

Ofosu, Rose and Jarrett, Patricia (2015) Reducing nurse medicine administration errors. Nursing Times, 111 (20) . pp. 12-14. ISSN 0954-7762 [Article]


Errors in administering medicines are common and can compromise the care and safety of patients. This literature review discusses the causes of drug administration error in hospitals by student and registered nurses and the practical measures educators and hospitals can take to improve nurses’ knowledge and skills in medicines management and reduce drug errors.

Item Type: Article
Research Areas: A. > School of Health and Education > Adult, Child and Midwifery
Item ID: 15893
Depositing User: Patricia Jarrett
Date Deposited: 11 May 2015 15:42
Last Modified: 11 Jul 2022 16:19

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