Using Aggregate Root Cause Analysis to Reduce Inappropriate Prescribing Rates
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Poster
- By: TSAI, Min-Ling (Chung Shan Medical University Hospital, Pharmacy Department, Taichung City, China Taiwan)
Medication error is one of the most common causes of clinical malpractice harmful to patients. In a previous work, we applied an aggregate root cause analysis (RCA) in Dec. 2011 to decrease prescribing error rates. The strategies of the aggregate RCA employed by programming standardized prescribing framework, reconstructing and.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.