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International Journal of Clinical Pharmacy

, Volume 36, Issue 6, pp 1097–1098 | Cite as

The impact of computerized physician order entry on medication error prevention

  • Ahmad Fayaz-BakhshEmail author
  • Sadun Khezri
Letter to the Editor
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Keywords

Decision Support Decision Support System Medication Error Adverse Drug Event Computerize Physician Order Entry 
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© Koninklijke Nederlandse Maatschappij ter bevordering der Pharmacie 2014

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Health Management and Economics, 4th Floor, School of Public Health (New Building)Tehran University of Medical Science (North Door)TehranIran

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