Medication Errors in Severe Chronic Kidney Disease & Acute Coronary Syndrome

submitted by: WentzMR
Dr. Richard V. Milani, Vice Chair of Cardiology at Ochsner Health System in New Orleans, LA, discusses his article appearing in the December 2011 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings on the use of computerized physician order entry (CPOE) with decision support, noting it may lead to improved patient safety. Available at:

Computerized Physician Order Entry - Drug safety in a germany university hospital

submitted by: simon_schmitt_hd

This video demonstrates the result of the AiDKlinik research and development: an award winning German web-based drug information system with clinical decision support: drug-drug-interactions, dose-adjustment in case of renal insufficency, notice in pregnancy, allergy alerts and much more.