Prescription errors under a direct computerized order-entry system
- At: 2008 FIP Congress in Basel (Switzerland)
- Type: Poster
- By: LIAO, Shu mei (Shin Kong Wu Ho-Su Memorial Hospital, Taipei, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Wang, Chun-Yu (Shin Kong Wu Ho-Su Memorial Hospital, TAIPEI, China Taiwan)
Background and Aims
According to the report from Institute of Medicine in the U.S.A in November 1999, it suggested that up to an estimated 7000 deaths occur in hospitals each year as a result of preventable medication errors.
While in Taiwan, there is no such statistic data available. The direct computerized order-entry prescription system has .. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.