Michael J Dooley

Summary

Affiliation: Alfred Hospital
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc A pharmacist-led system-change smoking cessation intervention for smokers admitted to Australian public hospitals (GIVE UP FOR GOOD): study protocol for a randomised controlled trial
    Dennis Thomas
    Centre for Medicine Use and Safety, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Monash University Parkville Campus, 381 Royal Parade, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia
    Trials 14:148. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Prevalence of error-prone abbreviations used in medication prescribing for hospitalised patients: multi-hospital evaluation
    M J Dooley
    Pharmacy Department, Alfred Health, Australia
    Intern Med J 42:e19-22. 2012
  3. pmc The prevalence and experience of Australian naturopaths and Western herbalists working within community pharmacies
    Lesley A Braun
    Cardiothoracic Surgical Research Unit, Department of Surgery, Monash University Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Complement Altern Med 11:41. 2011
  4. pmc Perceptions, use and attitudes of pharmacy customers on complementary medicines and pharmacy practice
    Lesley A Braun
    Cardiothoracic Surgical Research Unit, Department of Surgery, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Complement Altern Med 10:38. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Reducing potentially fatal errors associated with high doses of insulin: a successful multifaceted multidisciplinary prevention strategy
    Michael J Dooley
    Pharmacy Department, Alfred Health, Prahran, Victoria, Australia
    BMJ Qual Saf 20:637-44. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Intravenous potassium chloride prescribing and administration practices in Victoria: an observational study
    Melita A Van de Vreede
    Pharmacy Department, Bayside Health, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 189:575-7. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Implementation of a pharmacist-initiated pharmaceutical handover for oncology and haematology patients being transferred to critical care units
    John Coutsouvelis
    Pharmacy Department, The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Support Care Cancer 18:811-6. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Palliative care for patients with cancer: what are the educational needs of community pharmacists?
    Safeera Y Hussainy
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, Victorian College of Pharmacy, Monash University, 381 Royal Parade, Parkville, Victoria, 3052, Australia
    Support Care Cancer 14:177-84. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Off-label prescribing in oncology
    Susan G Poole
    Department of Pharmacy, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, St Andrews Place, 3002, East Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Support Care Cancer 12:302-5. 2004

Collaborators

  • Susan G Poole
  • Simon Wein
  • John Coutsouvelis
  • Lesley A Braun
  • Dennis Thomas
  • Jenny M Wilkinson
  • Ondine Spitzer
  • Michael Bailey
  • Evelin Tiralongo
  • Melita A Van de Vreede
  • Safeera Y Hussainy
  • Simone Taylor
  • Gregory R Weeks
  • Billie Bonevski
  • Johnson George
  • Michael J Abramson
  • Sally G Wilson
  • Roger L Nation
  • Maria Pisasale
  • Jennifer L Marriott
  • Julia Fleming
  • William J Scott
  • Jill Beattie

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc A pharmacist-led system-change smoking cessation intervention for smokers admitted to Australian public hospitals (GIVE UP FOR GOOD): study protocol for a randomised controlled trial
    Dennis Thomas
    Centre for Medicine Use and Safety, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Monash University Parkville Campus, 381 Royal Parade, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia
    Trials 14:148. 2013
    ..This study aims to evaluate the effectiveness of a pharmacist-led system change intervention initiated during hospitalisation in Australian public hospitals...
  2. doi request reprint Prevalence of error-prone abbreviations used in medication prescribing for hospitalised patients: multi-hospital evaluation
    M J Dooley
    Pharmacy Department, Alfred Health, Australia
    Intern Med J 42:e19-22. 2012
    ..9%) patients had one or more error-prone abbreviations used in prescribing, with 8.4% of orders containing at least one error-prone abbreviation and 29.6% of these considered to be high risk for causing significant harm...
  3. pmc The prevalence and experience of Australian naturopaths and Western herbalists working within community pharmacies
    Lesley A Braun
    Cardiothoracic Surgical Research Unit, Department of Surgery, Monash University Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Complement Altern Med 11:41. 2011
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  4. pmc Perceptions, use and attitudes of pharmacy customers on complementary medicines and pharmacy practice
    Lesley A Braun
    Cardiothoracic Surgical Research Unit, Department of Surgery, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Complement Altern Med 10:38. 2010
    ..This study explores pharmacy customer use, attitudes and perceptions of complementary medicines, and their expectations of pharmacists as they relate to these products...
  5. doi request reprint Reducing potentially fatal errors associated with high doses of insulin: a successful multifaceted multidisciplinary prevention strategy
    Michael J Dooley
    Pharmacy Department, Alfred Health, Prahran, Victoria, Australia
    BMJ Qual Saf 20:637-44. 2011
    ..A 10-fold error in administered insulin dose commonly occurs when the abbreviation 'u' is used for 'units' and subsequently misinterpreted as a 'zero.'..
  6. ncbi request reprint Intravenous potassium chloride prescribing and administration practices in Victoria: an observational study
    Melita A Van de Vreede
    Pharmacy Department, Bayside Health, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 189:575-7. 2008
    ..To identify current prescribing and administration practices in relation to intravenous potassium chloride (IV KCl)...
  7. doi request reprint Implementation of a pharmacist-initiated pharmaceutical handover for oncology and haematology patients being transferred to critical care units
    John Coutsouvelis
    Pharmacy Department, The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Support Care Cancer 18:811-6. 2010
    ..The goal was to implement and evaluate the effectiveness of a pharmacist-initiated pharmaceutical handover (PIPH) for patients being transferred from the OHU to the critical care units at a major teaching hospital...
  8. ncbi request reprint Palliative care for patients with cancer: what are the educational needs of community pharmacists?
    Safeera Y Hussainy
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, Victorian College of Pharmacy, Monash University, 381 Royal Parade, Parkville, Victoria, 3052, Australia
    Support Care Cancer 14:177-84. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the educational needs of community pharmacists in Australia related to palliative cancer care, to guide the development of an online educational program for pharmacists...
  9. ncbi request reprint Off-label prescribing in oncology
    Susan G Poole
    Department of Pharmacy, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, St Andrews Place, 3002, East Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Support Care Cancer 12:302-5. 2004
    ..Off-label prescribing is widespread in the acute hospitalized oncology population, with approximately 22% of all prescriptions being for off-label or unlicensed medication. Such prescribing affects a significant proportion of patients...