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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1235284
Description: Objective. To explore the understanding of gout and its management by patients and general practitioners (GP), and to identify barriers to optimal gout care. Methods. Semistructured interviews were co ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1196941
Description: Background: Medication is the most common intervention in health care, and written medication information can affect consumers' medication-related behavior. Research has shown that a large proportion ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1058845
Description: International guidelines and consensus groups recommend using a risk assessment tool (RAT) to assess Venous Thromboembolism (VTE) risk prior to the prescription of prophylaxis. We set out to examine h ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1196948
Description: Background: Limited studies have explored the actual usage of the 'after hours GP helpline' (AGPH). Objective: The objectives of the article are to describe medication-related calls to the AGPH and co ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1172272
Description: Background: Gout is an arthritic condition that is characterised by extremely painful, debilitating acute attacks and eventual joint and organ damage if not controlled. Despite the availability of ver ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1070395
Description: Objective: To review evidence of the effectiveness of information technology (IT) interventions to improve antimicrobial prescribing in hospitals. Method: MEDLINE (1950-March 2015), EMBASE (1947-March ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/348285
Description: Objectives: To (i) compare medication errors identified at audit and observation with medication incident reports; (ii) identify differences between two hospitals in incident report frequency and medi ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/362414
Description: Much clinical information is computerised and doctors' use of mobile devices such as iPad tablets to access this information is expanding rapidly. This study investigated the use of iPads during ward ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/349648
Description: Most studies evaluating the effect of computerised alerts embedded in electronic medication management systems (eMMS) on prescribing behavior demonstrate positive and often substantial effects. But ma ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/350030
Description: The increase in antibiotic resistance among human pathogens is emerging as a public health threat. Antimicrobial stewardship programs, while recommended, face implementation barriers in a hospital sys ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/349437
Description: Background: To improve the accessibility and usability of local medication information, the pharmacy department at the study hospital consolidated the electronic medication information and restructure ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/349873
Description: Background: Drug-drug interactions (DDIs) are an important and preventable cause of medication errors in hospitals. Research has shown that doctors and pharmacists are often unable to recognise potent ... More
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Date: 2013
Subject Keyword: Alerts | CDSS | CPOE | Junior doctors | Transcribing
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/310700
Description: Background and objective: computerized provider order entry (CPOE) systems with integrated decision support (DS) can reduce prescribing errors, but their impact may vary depending on the clinical sett ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/349607
Description: Aim: To evaluate the use of pneumonia severity scores for diagnosing community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) and to assess whether antibiotic prescribing was compliant with guidelines as determined by the ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/349249
Description: Health information technology changes the way health professionals work and communicate. Measuring these changes and assessing their impact presents many challenges. This workshop is designed to intro ... More
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