The impact of drug error reduction software on preventing harmful adverse drug events in England: a retrospective database study.
Authors: Sutherland A; Gerrard WS; Patel A; et al.
Source: BMJ open quality [BMJ Open Qual] 2022 Jul; Vol. 11 (3)
Introduction: The use of intravenous administration systems with dose error reduction software (DERS) is advocated to mitigate avoidable medication harm. No large-scale analysis of UK data has been attempted. This retrospective descriptive study aimed to estimate the prevalence of hard limit events and to estimate the potential severity of DERS events.
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