by R. A. Tariq, R. Vashisht, A. Sinha, and Y. Scherbak.
This article identifies the most common errors related to medications, reviews some of the critical points at which medication errors are most likely to occur, outlines some strategies to prevent medication errors from occurring, and summarizes professional team strategies for decreasing medication errors.
A primer for teaching patients health literacy. Includes tips that healthcare providers can employ to help patients understand their treatment and care plans. Published by the AHRQ's Patient Safety Network.