Affiliation: University of Aberdeen
- The effect of proximity, Tall Man lettering, and time pressure on accurate visual perception of drug namesAmy Irwin
School of Psychology, University of Aberdeen, William Guild Building, Aberdeen AB24 2UB, Scotland, United Kingdom
Hum Factors 55:253-66. 2013..The aim of this study is to assess the effect of proximity and time pressure on accurate and effective visual search during medication selection from a computer screen...
- The impact of patient aggression on community pharmacists: a critical incident studyAmy Irwin
Industrial Psychology Research Centre, School of Psychology, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen AB24 2UB, Scotland, UK
Int J Pharm Pract 21:20-7. 2013..Moreover, whilst there is an indication that patient aggression can impact the quality of patient care, no research has been conducted to examine how the impact of aggression on staff could affect patient safety...
- Dealing with aggressive methadone patients in community pharmacy: a critical incident studyAmy Irwin
Industrial Psychology Research Centre, School of Psychology, University of Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
Res Social Adm Pharm 8:542-51. 2012..Community pharmacists are an important link between methadone patients and the health service in the United Kingdom. However, many pharmacists feel ill prepared to deal with methadone patients, with aggressive behavior a particular concern...
- Retrospective analysis of DATIX dispensing error reports from Scottish NHS hospitalsAmy Irwin
School of Psychology, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
Int J Pharm Pract 19:417-23. 2011..The secondary objective was to gather managerial responses to dispensing error in order to gain a perspective on interventions already in place...