Carol A Keohane

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Intravenous medication safety and smart infusion systems: lessons learned and future opportunities
    Carol A Keohane
    Center of Excellence for Patient Safety Research and Practice, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    J Infus Nurs 28:321-8. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Medication safety
    Carol A Keohane
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02120 1613, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 35:37-52, viii. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Quantifying nursing workflow in medication administration
    Carol A Keohane
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    J Nurs Adm 38:19-26. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Occurrence of adverse, often preventable, events in community hospitals involving nephrotoxic drugs or those excreted by the kidney
    Balthasar L Hug
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02120 1613, USA
    Kidney Int 76:1192-8. 2009
  5. pmc Errors associated with outpatient computerized prescribing systems
    Karen C Nanji
    Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 18:767-73. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Effect of bar-code technology on the safety of medication administration
    Eric G Poon
    Division of General Medicine Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 3 F, 1620 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    N Engl J Med 362:1698-707. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Adverse drug events and medication errors in psychiatry: methodological issues regarding identification and classification
    Klaus Mann
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02120 1613, USA
    World J Biol Psychiatry 9:24-33. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Medication errors in paediatric outpatients
    Rainu Kaushal
    Department of Medicine, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York 10065, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:e30. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Medication dispensing errors and potential adverse drug events before and after implementing bar code technology in the pharmacy
    Eric G Poon
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and Partners Information Systems, Boston, Massachusetts 02120, USA
    Ann Intern Med 145:426-34. 2006
  10. pmc Impact of robotic antineoplastic preparation on safety, workflow, and costs
    Andrew C Seger
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 1620 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02120 1613, USA
    J Oncol Pract 8:344-9, 1 p following 349. 2012

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Intravenous medication safety and smart infusion systems: lessons learned and future opportunities
    Carol A Keohane
    Center of Excellence for Patient Safety Research and Practice, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    J Infus Nurs 28:321-8. 2005
    ..Finally, it details the lessons learned and the opportunities identified through the use of smart infusion technology at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts...
  2. doi request reprint Medication safety
    Carol A Keohane
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02120 1613, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 35:37-52, viii. 2008
    ..This article addresses the topic of medication safety and examines specific strategies being used to decrease the incidence of medication errors across various clinical settings...
  3. ncbi request reprint Quantifying nursing workflow in medication administration
    Carol A Keohane
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    J Nurs Adm 38:19-26. 2008
    ..Implications of their findings are discussed...
  4. doi request reprint Occurrence of adverse, often preventable, events in community hospitals involving nephrotoxic drugs or those excreted by the kidney
    Balthasar L Hug
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02120 1613, USA
    Kidney Int 76:1192-8. 2009
    ..Our study shows that ADEs were common in patients with impaired kidney function in community hospitals, and many appear potentially preventable with renal dose checking...
  5. pmc Errors associated with outpatient computerized prescribing systems
    Karen C Nanji
    Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 18:767-73. 2011
    ..To report the frequency, types, and causes of errors associated with outpatient computer-generated prescriptions, and to develop a framework to classify these errors to determine which strategies have greatest potential for preventing them...
  6. doi request reprint Effect of bar-code technology on the safety of medication administration
    Eric G Poon
    Division of General Medicine Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 3 F, 1620 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    N Engl J Med 362:1698-707. 2010
    ..To help prevent such errors, technology has been developed to verify medications by incorporating bar-code verification technology within an electronic medication-administration system (bar-code eMAR)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Adverse drug events and medication errors in psychiatry: methodological issues regarding identification and classification
    Klaus Mann
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02120 1613, USA
    World J Biol Psychiatry 9:24-33. 2008
    ..Data collected by means of the presented approach provide a basis for the development of effective strategies to reduce the risk of medication errors and thus improve patient safety in psychiatric care...
  8. doi request reprint Medication errors in paediatric outpatients
    Rainu Kaushal
    Department of Medicine, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York 10065, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:e30. 2010
    ..Although there is growing research on rates and characteristics of medication errors in adult ambulatory settings, less is known about the paediatric ambulatory setting...
  9. ncbi request reprint Medication dispensing errors and potential adverse drug events before and after implementing bar code technology in the pharmacy
    Eric G Poon
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and Partners Information Systems, Boston, Massachusetts 02120, USA
    Ann Intern Med 145:426-34. 2006
    ..Many dispensing errors made in hospital pharmacies can harm patients. Some hospitals are investing in bar code technology to reduce these errors, but data about its efficacy are limited...
  10. pmc Impact of robotic antineoplastic preparation on safety, workflow, and costs
    Andrew C Seger
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 1620 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02120 1613, USA
    J Oncol Pract 8:344-9, 1 p following 349. 2012
    ..Robotic antineoplastic and adjuvant medication compounding may provide incremental safety and efficiency advantages compared with standard pharmacy practices...
  11. pmc Adverse drug event rates in six community hospitals and the potential impact of computerized physician order entry for prevention
    Balthasar L Hug
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Brigham Circle, 1620 Tremont St, 3rd Floor, Boston, MA, 02120 1613, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:31-8. 2010
    ..Medications represent a major cause of harm and are costly for hospitalized patients, but more is known about these issues in large academic hospitals than in smaller hospitals...
  12. doi request reprint Preventability of adverse drug events involving multiple drugs using publicly available clinical decision support tools
    Adam Wright
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, 1620 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 69:221-7. 2012
    ..The results of a retrospective evaluation of the frequency and preventability of adverse drug events (ADEs) involving multiple drugs among hospital inpatients are reported...
  13. doi request reprint Risks of complications by attending physicians after performing nighttime procedures
    Jeffrey M Rothschild
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 1620 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02120 1613, USA
    JAMA 302:1565-72. 2009
    ..Few data exist on the relationships between experienced physicians' work hours and sleep, and patient safety...
  14. pmc Off the hamster wheel? Qualitative evaluation of a payment-linked patient-centered medical home (PCMH) pilot
    Asaf Bitton
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Milbank Q 90:484-515. 2012
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  15. pmc Lessons learned from implementation of computerized provider order entry in 5 community hospitals: a qualitative study
    Steven R Simon
    VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 13:67. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to characterize the experiences of hospitals that have successfully implemented CPOE...
  16. pmc Electronic risk alerts to improve primary care management of chest pain: a randomized, controlled trial
    Thomas D Sequist
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 1620 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:438-44. 2012
    ..The primary care evaluation of chest pain represents a significant diagnostic challenge...
  17. doi request reprint Addition of electronic prescription transmission to computerized prescriber order entry: Effect on dispensing errors in community pharmacies
    Thomas T Moniz
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 68:158-63. 2011
    ..The addition of electronic prescription transmission to computerized prescriber order entry (CPOE) and its effect on dispensing errors in community pharmacies were evaluated...
  18. ncbi request reprint Adverse drug events in pediatric outpatients
    Rainu Kaushal
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 7:383-9. 2007
    ..To determine rates and types of adverse drug events (ADEs) in the pediatric ambulatory setting...
  19. ncbi request reprint Medication safety in a psychiatric hospital
    Jeffrey M Rothschild
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02120 1613, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 29:156-62. 2007
    ..We sought to assess the epidemiology of medication errors (MEs) and adverse drug events (ADEs) in a psychiatric hospital...
  20. ncbi request reprint A controlled trial of smart infusion pumps to improve medication safety in critically ill patients
    Jeffrey M Rothschild
    Division of General Medicine and Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Crit Care Med 33:533-40. 2005
    ..We sought to assess the impact of smart pumps with integrated decision support software on the incidence and nature of medication errors and adverse drug events...
  21. doi request reprint Adverse drug events caused by serious medication administration errors
    Abhivyakti Kale
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 1620 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    BMJ Qual Saf 21:933-8. 2012
    ..To determine how often serious or life-threatening medication administration errors with the potential to cause harm (potential adverse drug events) result in actual harm (adverse drug events (ADEs)) in the hospital setting...
  22. doi request reprint Risk factors in preventable adverse drug events in pediatric outpatients
    Stephanie O Zandieh
    Department of Pediatrics, Weill Cornell Medical College and Komansky Center for Children s Health at New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York, USA
    J Pediatr 152:225-31. 2008
    ..To determine whether there are racial/ethnic, socioeconomic, parental linguistic, or parental educational disparities in children who experienced an adverse drug event (ADE) in the ambulatory setting...