N D Barber

Summary

Affiliation: University of London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc The impact of a closed-loop electronic prescribing and administration system on prescribing errors, administration errors and staff time: a before-and-after study
    Bryony Dean Franklin
    Hammersmith Hospital, London, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 16:279-84. 2007
  2. pmc The socio-technical organisation of community pharmacies as a factor in the Electronic Prescription Service Release Two implementation: a qualitative study
    Jasmine Harvey
    Department of Social Science, School of Social Geographical and Political Sciences, Loughborough University, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:471. 2012
  3. pmc Failure mode and effects analysis outputs: are they valid?
    Nada Atef Shebl
    Department of Practice and Policy, UCL School of Pharmacy, BMA House, Mezzanine Floor, Tavistock Square, London, WC1H 9JP, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:150. 2012
  4. pmc Suitability of measures of self-reported medication adherence for routine clinical use: a systematic review
    Sara Garfield
    The Centre for Medication Safety and Service Quality, The School of Pharmacy, Tavistock Square, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 11:149. 2011
  5. pmc Quality of medication use in primary care--mapping the problem, working to a solution: a systematic review of the literature
    Sara Garfield
    The School of Pharmacy, Mezzanine Floor, BMA House, Tavistock Square, UK
    BMC Med 7:50. 2009
  6. pmc Medication errors with electronic prescribing (eP): Two views of the same picture
    Imogen Savage
    Department of Practice and Policy, The School of Pharmacy University of London, London, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:135. 2010
  7. pmc Qualitative evaluation of an electronic prescribing and administration system
    Nick Barber
    The School of Pharmacy, BMA House, Tavistock Square, London, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 16:271-8. 2007
  8. pmc Care homes' use of medicines study: prevalence, causes and potential harm of medication errors in care homes for older people
    N D Barber
    Department of Practice and Policy, School of Pharmacy, Tavistock House, Tavistock Square, London WC1H 9JP, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 18:341-6. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Is failure mode and effect analysis reliable?
    Nada Atef Shebl
    Department of Practice and Policy, The School of Pharmacy, University of London, London, UK
    J Patient Saf 5:86-94. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Understanding different beliefs held by adherers, unintentional nonadherers, and intentional nonadherers: application of the Necessity-Concerns Framework
    Sarah Clifford
    Department of Practice and Policy, The School of Pharmacy, University of London, London, United Kingdom
    J Psychosom Res 64:41-6. 2008

Detail Information

Publications34

  1. pmc The impact of a closed-loop electronic prescribing and administration system on prescribing errors, administration errors and staff time: a before-and-after study
    Bryony Dean Franklin
    Hammersmith Hospital, London, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 16:279-84. 2007
    ....
  2. pmc The socio-technical organisation of community pharmacies as a factor in the Electronic Prescription Service Release Two implementation: a qualitative study
    Jasmine Harvey
    Department of Social Science, School of Social Geographical and Political Sciences, Loughborough University, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:471. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Failure mode and effects analysis outputs: are they valid?
    Nada Atef Shebl
    Department of Practice and Policy, UCL School of Pharmacy, BMA House, Mezzanine Floor, Tavistock Square, London, WC1H 9JP, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:150. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to explore the validity of FMEA outputs within a hospital setting in the United Kingdom...
  4. pmc Suitability of measures of self-reported medication adherence for routine clinical use: a systematic review
    Sara Garfield
    The Centre for Medication Safety and Service Quality, The School of Pharmacy, Tavistock Square, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 11:149. 2011
    ....
  5. pmc Quality of medication use in primary care--mapping the problem, working to a solution: a systematic review of the literature
    Sara Garfield
    The School of Pharmacy, Mezzanine Floor, BMA House, Tavistock Square, UK
    BMC Med 7:50. 2009
    ....
  6. pmc Medication errors with electronic prescribing (eP): Two views of the same picture
    Imogen Savage
    Department of Practice and Policy, The School of Pharmacy University of London, London, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:135. 2010
    ..However, they are labour-intensive and it is not always feasible to obtain pre-intervention data. Our objective was to compare the eP medication error picture obtained with retrospective quantitative and qualitative methods...
  7. pmc Qualitative evaluation of an electronic prescribing and administration system
    Nick Barber
    The School of Pharmacy, BMA House, Tavistock Square, London, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 16:271-8. 2007
    ....
  8. pmc Care homes' use of medicines study: prevalence, causes and potential harm of medication errors in care homes for older people
    N D Barber
    Department of Practice and Policy, School of Pharmacy, Tavistock House, Tavistock Square, London WC1H 9JP, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 18:341-6. 2009
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Is failure mode and effect analysis reliable?
    Nada Atef Shebl
    Department of Practice and Policy, The School of Pharmacy, University of London, London, UK
    J Patient Saf 5:86-94. 2009
    ..To test the reliability of failure mode and effect analysis (FMEA) within a hospital setting in the United Kingdom...
  10. ncbi request reprint Understanding different beliefs held by adherers, unintentional nonadherers, and intentional nonadherers: application of the Necessity-Concerns Framework
    Sarah Clifford
    Department of Practice and Policy, The School of Pharmacy, University of London, London, United Kingdom
    J Psychosom Res 64:41-6. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to explore beliefs about medicines, using the Necessity-Concerns Framework, of patients who report adherence, unintentional nonadherence, and intentional nonadherence...
  11. doi request reprint Paediatric dosing errors before and after electronic prescribing
    Yogini Hariprasad Jani
    Centre for Paediatric Pharmacy Research, The School of Pharmacy, University of London, 29 39 Brunswick Square, London WC1N 1AX, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:337-40. 2010
    ..To compare the incidence and severity rating of dose prescribing errors before and after the implementation of a commercially available electronic prescribing system at a tertiary care children's hospital...
  12. ncbi request reprint Clinical decision support systems and antibiotic use
    Nada Atef Shebl
    Department of Practice and Policy, The School of Pharmacy, University of London, BMA House, Mezzanine Floor, Tavistock Square, London WC1H 9JP, UK
    Pharm World Sci 29:342-9. 2007
    ..To review and appraise randomised controlled trials (RCT) and 'before and after' studies published on clinical decision support systems (CDSS) used to support the use of antibiotics...
  13. ncbi request reprint Providing feedback to hospital doctors about prescribing errors; a pilot study
    Bryony Dean Franklin
    Academic Pharmacy Unit, Hammersmith Hospitals NHS Trust, London, UK
    Pharm World Sci 29:213-20. 2007
    ..To assess the feasibility and acceptability of obtaining data on prescribing error rates in routine practice, and presenting feedback on such errors to medical staff...
  14. ncbi request reprint Causes of prescribing errors in hospital inpatients: a prospective study
    Bryony Dean
    Centre for Practice and Policy, School of Pharmacy, University of London, London, UK
    Lancet 359:1373-8. 2002
    ..They have not, however, been applied to prescribing errors, which are a great cause of patient harm. Our aim was to use this approach to investigate the causes of such errors...
  15. doi request reprint Electronic prescribing--safer, faster, better?
    Nick Barber
    Department of Practice and Policy, The School of Pharmacy, London
    J Health Serv Res Policy 15:64-7. 2010
    ..Electronic prescribing systems can reduce the incidence of prescribing error, however their implementation is not straight forward and they should be considered a constant 'work in progress'...
  16. doi request reprint The incidence and nature of prescribing and medication administration errors in paediatric inpatients
    Maisoon Abdullah Ghaleb
    Department of Practice and Policy, The School of Pharmacy, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield AL10 9AB, UK
    Arch Dis Child 95:113-8. 2010
    ..To determine the incidence and nature of prescribing and medication administration errors in paediatric inpatients...
  17. doi request reprint Methodological variability in detecting prescribing errors and consequences for the evaluation of interventions
    Bryony Dean Franklin
    Centre for Medication Safety and Service Quality, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, London, UK
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 18:992-9. 2009
    ....
  18. doi request reprint Electronic prescribing reduced prescribing errors in a pediatric renal outpatient clinic
    Yogini Hariprasad Jani
    Centre for Pediatric Pharmacy Research, The School of Pharmacy, University of London and the Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    J Pediatr 152:214-8. 2008
    ..To assess the effect of an electronic prescribing (EP) system on the incidence and type of prescribing errors and the number of error-free visits...
  19. doi request reprint Testing a trigger tool as a method of detecting harm from medication errors in a UK hospital: a pilot study
    Bryony Dean Franklin
    Centre for Medication Safety and Service Quality, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust and The School of Pharmacy, University of London Imperial College London, London, UK
    Int J Pharm Pract 18:305-11. 2010
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Patient-doctor decision-making about treatment within the consultation--a critical analysis of models
    Veronika Wirtz
    Department of Practice and Policy, School of Pharmacy, University of London, UK
    Soc Sci Med 62:116-24. 2006
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Is the principle of a stable Heinrich ratio a myth? A multimethod analysis
    Steve Gallivan
    Clinical Operational Research Unit, Department of Mathematics, University College London, London, UK
    Drug Saf 31:637-42. 2008
    ..This principle has been advocated as a means of targeting and evaluating new safety initiatives...
  22. ncbi request reprint Systematic review of medication errors in pediatric patients
    Maisoon Abdullah Ghaleb
    Centre for Paediatric Pharmacy Research, The School of Pharmacy, University of London, London, England
    Ann Pharmacother 40:1766-76. 2006
    ..To systematically locate and review studies that have investigated the incidence of medication errors (MEs) in pediatric inpatients and identify common errors...
  23. ncbi request reprint Patient-centred advice is effective in improving adherence to medicines
    Sarah Clifford
    Department of Practice and Policy, The School of Pharmacy, Tavistock Square, London WC1H 9JP, UK
    Pharm World Sci 28:165-70. 2006
    ..To assess the effects of pharmacists giving advice to meet patients' needs after starting a new medicine for a chronic condition...
  24. pmc Ethnographic study of incidence and severity of intravenous drug errors
    Katja Taxis
    Department of Practice and Policy, School of Pharmacy, University of London, London WC1 1AX
    BMJ 326:684. 2003
    ..To determine the incidence and clinical importance of errors in the preparation and administration of intravenous drugs and the stages of the process in which errors occur...
  25. ncbi request reprint Incidence and nature of dosing errors in paediatric medications: a systematic review
    Ian C K Wong
    Centre for Paediatric Pharmacy Research, The School of Pharmacy, University of London and the Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    Drug Saf 27:661-70. 2004
    ..There is an urgent need to develop methods to reduce medication errors in children and dosing errors should be the first priority...
  26. ncbi request reprint Learning lessons from electronic prescribing implementations in secondary care
    Tony Cornford
    Information Systems and Innovation Group, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK
    Stud Health Technol Inform 160:233-7. 2010
    ..The study output is a report and six user-facing briefing documents targeted at key stakeholder groups; nurses, pharmacist, doctors, senior executives, implementation team members and IM&T staff...
  27. ncbi request reprint The incidence of prescribing errors in hospital inpatients: an overview of the research methods
    Bryony Dean Franklin
    Academic Pharmacy Unit, Hammersmith Hospitals NHS Trust and School of Pharmacy, University of London, London, UK
    Drug Saf 28:891-900. 2005
    ..Therefore, the most appropriate method depends on the study's aims. However, using a combination of methods is likely to be the most useful approach if comprehensive data are required...
  28. ncbi request reprint Can human error theory explain non-adherence?
    Nick Barber
    Department of Practice and Policy, The School of Pharmacy, London, UK
    Pharm World Sci 27:300-4. 2005
    ..To apply human error theory to explain non-adherence and examine how well it fits...
  29. ncbi request reprint A pilot randomised, open, uncontrolled, clinical study of two dosages of St John's wort (Hypericum perforatum) herb extract (LI-160) as an aid to motivational/behavioural support in smoking cessation
    Joanne Barnes
    Centre for Pharmacognosy and Phytotherapy, School of Pharmacy, University of London, London, UK
    Planta Med 72:378-82. 2006
    ..However, it may be premature to rule out a possible effect on the basis of a single, uncontrolled pilot study, and other approaches involving SJW extract may warrant investigation...
  30. ncbi request reprint Self-treatment and its discussion in medical consultations: how is medical pluralism managed in practice?
    Fiona A Stevenson
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, Guy s, King s, and St Thomas School of Medicine, Kings College, London SE11 6SP, UK
    Soc Sci Med 57:513-27. 2003
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of adherence-enhancing interventions: a quality assessment of the evidence
    Rachel A Elliott
    School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, The University of Manchester, Manchester, England
    Ann Pharmacother 39:508-15. 2005
    ..To determine whether the current cost-effectiveness evidence on adherence-enhancing interventions (AEIs) was of sufficient quality to aid in decision-making regarding medication adherence policies...
  32. ncbi request reprint The cost effectiveness of a telephone-based pharmacy advisory service to improve adherence to newly prescribed medicines
    Rachel A Elliott
    School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Pharm World Sci 30:17-23. 2008
    ..This "proof of concept" study aimed to assess the cost effectiveness of pharmacists giving advice via telephone, to patients receiving a new medicine for a chronic condition, in England...
  33. ncbi request reprint A technical note concerning non-adherence to drug therapy: exact expressions for the mean and variance of drug concentration
    Steve Gallivan
    Clinical Operational Research Unit, University College London, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Health Care Manag Sci 11:296-301. 2008
    ..The analysis presented here can be used to assess whether a given level of non-adherence is likely to have a clinical impact. The methods used can easily be adapted for use in the context of other routes of drug administration...
  34. pmc The effects of electronic prescribing on the quality of prescribing
    Parastou Donyai
    Department of Pharmacy, Kingston University, Surrey, UK
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 65:230-7. 2008
    ..Electronic prescribing and pharmacists' interventions should be viewed as an integrated system...