Near field communications technology and the potential to reduce medication errors through multidisciplinary application

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/620948
Title:
Near field communications technology and the potential to reduce medication errors through multidisciplinary application
Authors:
O’Connell, Emer; Pegler, Joe; Lehane, Elaine; Livingstone, Vicki; McCarthy, Nora; Sahm, Laura J.; Tabirca, Sabin; O’Driscoll, Aoife; Corrigan, Mark
Citation:
O’Connell E, Pegler J, Lehane E, Livingstone V, McCarthy N, Sahm LJ, Tabirca S, O’Driscoll A, Corrigan M. Near field communications technology and the potential to reduce medication errors through multidisciplinary application. mHealth 2016;2:29.
Journal:
mHealth
Issue Date:
Jul-2016
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/620948
DOI:
doi: 10.21037/mhealth.2016.07.01
Abstract:
Patient safety requires optimal management of medications. Electronic systems are encouraged to reduce medication errors. Near field communications (NFC) is an emerging technology that may be used to develop novel medication management systems.
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
Keywords:
MEDICATION MANAGEMENT; TECHNOLOGY; PATIENT SAFETY

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorO’Connell, Emeren
dc.contributor.authorPegler, Joeen
dc.contributor.authorLehane, Elaineen
dc.contributor.authorLivingstone, Vickien
dc.contributor.authorMcCarthy, Noraen
dc.contributor.authorSahm, Laura J.en
dc.contributor.authorTabirca, Sabinen
dc.contributor.authorO’Driscoll, Aoifeen
dc.contributor.authorCorrigan, Marken
dc.date.accessioned2016-11-29T15:35:59Z-
dc.date.available2016-11-29T15:35:59Z-
dc.date.issued2016-07-
dc.identifier.citationO’Connell E, Pegler J, Lehane E, Livingstone V, McCarthy N, Sahm LJ, Tabirca S, O’Driscoll A, Corrigan M. Near field communications technology and the potential to reduce medication errors through multidisciplinary application. mHealth 2016;2:29.en
dc.identifier.doidoi: 10.21037/mhealth.2016.07.01-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/620948-
dc.description.abstractPatient safety requires optimal management of medications. Electronic systems are encouraged to reduce medication errors. Near field communications (NFC) is an emerging technology that may be used to develop novel medication management systems.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.subjectMEDICATION MANAGEMENTen
dc.subjectTECHNOLOGYen
dc.subjectPATIENT SAFETYen
dc.titleNear field communications technology and the potential to reduce medication errors through multidisciplinary applicationen
dc.typeArticleen
dc.identifier.journalmHealthen
dc.description.fundingNo fundingen
dc.description.provinceMunsteren
dc.description.peer-reviewpeer-reviewen
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