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Interventions for reducing medication errors in children in hospital

  1. Aung Soe1,
  2. Bugewa Apampa2,
  3. Bernard Fernando3,
  4. Jolanda M Maaskant4,*,
  5. Antje Neubert5,
  6. Sudhin Thayyil6,
  7. Hester Vermeulen7,
  8. Maisoon A Ghaleb8

Editorial Group: Cochrane Effective Practice and Organisation of Care Group

Published Online: 28 FEB 2013

Assessed as up-to-date: 12 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD006208.pub2


How to Cite

Soe A, Apampa B, Fernando B, Maaskant JM, Neubert A, Thayyil S, Vermeulen H, Ghaleb MA. Interventions for reducing medication errors in children in hospital (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD006208. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD006208.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Medway Maritime Hospital, Oliver Fisher Neonatal Unit, Gillingham, Kent, UK

  2. 2

    Medway School of Pharmacy, Pharmacy, Chatham Maritime, Kent, UK

  3. 3

    University of Edinburgh, Community Health Sciences - General Practice, Rainham, Kent, UK

  4. 4

    Academical Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Emma Children's Hospital, Amsterdam, Noord Holland, Netherlands

  5. 5

    University Hospital Erlangen, Department of Pediatrics, Erlangen, Germany

  6. 6

    UCL Institute of Women's Health, Academic Neonatology, London, UK

  7. 7

    Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam & Amsterdam School of Health Professions, Department of Quality Assurance & Process Innovation, Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands

  8. 8

    University of Hertfordshire, Department of Pharmacy, School of Life and Medical Sciences, Hatfield, UK

*Jolanda M Maaskant, Emma Children's Hospital, Academical Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, Amsterdam, Noord Holland, 1105 AZ, Netherlands. j.m.maaskant@amc.uva.nl.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 28 FEB 2013

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Abstract

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This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To determine the effectiveness of interventions to reduce medication errors (MEs) in hospitalised children.