Kathleen E Walsh

Summary

Affiliation: University of Massachusetts Medical School
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Medication errors in the home: a multisite study of children with cancer
    Kathleen E Walsh
    Departments of Pediatrics, University of Massachusetts School of Medicine, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Pediatrics 131:e1405-14. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Medication errors among adults and children with cancer in the outpatient setting
    Kathleen E Walsh
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Massachusetts Medical Center, Benedict Second Floor, 55 North Lake St, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    J Clin Oncol 27:891-6. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Medication errors related to computerized order entry for children
    Kathleen E Walsh
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Massachusetts Medical School University of Massachusetts Memorial Medical Center, 55 North Lake St, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Pediatrics 118:1872-9. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Effect of computer order entry on prevention of serious medication errors in hospitalized children
    Kathleen E Walsh
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Massachusetts Medical School UMass Memorial Medical Center, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e421-7. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Medical abbreviations: writing little and communicating less
    Kathleen E Walsh
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
    Arch Dis Child 93:816-7. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Medication errors in the homes of children with chronic conditions
    Kathleen E Walsh
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Massachusetts School of Medicine, UMASS Medical Center, 55 North Lake Avenue, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Arch Dis Child 96:581-6. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Retrospective evaluation of a computerized physician order entry adaptation to prevent prescribing errors in a pediatric emergency department
    Brian E Sard
    Departments of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine and Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 122:782-7. 2008
  8. pmc Multisite parent-centered risk assessment to reduce pediatric oral chemotherapy errors
    Kathleen E Walsh
    University of Massachusetts School of Medicine Meyers Primary Care Institute Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Reliant Medical Group Fallon Community Health Plan, Worcester, MA Kaiser Permanente Georgia Emory University School of Medicine The AFLAC Cancer Center at Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, Atlanta, GA Dana Farber Cancer Institute and Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA
    J Oncol Pract 9:e1-7. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Parents' perceptions of medical errors
    Kathleen M Mazor
    Meyers Primary Care Institute, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
    J Patient Saf 6:102-7. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Pediatric resident education about medical errors
    Kathleen E Walsh
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 4:514-7. 2004

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Medication errors in the home: a multisite study of children with cancer
    Kathleen E Walsh
    Departments of Pediatrics, University of Massachusetts School of Medicine, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Pediatrics 131:e1405-14. 2013
    ..Our objective was to describe the types of errors occurring in the home medication management of children with cancer...
  2. doi request reprint Medication errors among adults and children with cancer in the outpatient setting
    Kathleen E Walsh
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Massachusetts Medical Center, Benedict Second Floor, 55 North Lake St, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    J Clin Oncol 27:891-6. 2009
    ..Medication errors in this setting are not well described. We aimed to determine rates and types of medication errors and systems factors associated with error in outpatients with cancer...
  3. ncbi request reprint Medication errors related to computerized order entry for children
    Kathleen E Walsh
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Massachusetts Medical School University of Massachusetts Memorial Medical Center, 55 North Lake St, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Pediatrics 118:1872-9. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the frequency and types of pediatric medication errors attributable to design features of a computerized order entry system...
  4. doi request reprint Effect of computer order entry on prevention of serious medication errors in hospitalized children
    Kathleen E Walsh
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Massachusetts Medical School UMass Memorial Medical Center, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e421-7. 2008
    ..Our objective was to evaluate comprehensively the effect of computerized physician order entry on the rate of inpatient pediatric medication errors...
  5. doi request reprint Medical abbreviations: writing little and communicating less
    Kathleen E Walsh
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
    Arch Dis Child 93:816-7. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Medication errors in the homes of children with chronic conditions
    Kathleen E Walsh
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Massachusetts School of Medicine, UMASS Medical Center, 55 North Lake Avenue, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Arch Dis Child 96:581-6. 2011
    ..Children with chronic conditions often have complex medication regimens, usually administered at home by their parents...
  7. doi request reprint Retrospective evaluation of a computerized physician order entry adaptation to prevent prescribing errors in a pediatric emergency department
    Brian E Sard
    Departments of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine and Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 122:782-7. 2008
    ..The goal was to determine the impact on medication prescribing errors of adding a pediatric medication list (quicklist) to a computerized physician order entry system in a pediatric emergency department...
  8. pmc Multisite parent-centered risk assessment to reduce pediatric oral chemotherapy errors
    Kathleen E Walsh
    University of Massachusetts School of Medicine Meyers Primary Care Institute Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Reliant Medical Group Fallon Community Health Plan, Worcester, MA Kaiser Permanente Georgia Emory University School of Medicine The AFLAC Cancer Center at Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, Atlanta, GA Dana Farber Cancer Institute and Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA
    J Oncol Pract 9:e1-7. 2013
    ..Our objective was to engage parents of children with cancer in a multisite study using proactive risk assessment methods to identify how errors occur at home and propose risk reduction strategies...
  9. doi request reprint Parents' perceptions of medical errors
    Kathleen M Mazor
    Meyers Primary Care Institute, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
    J Patient Saf 6:102-7. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to explore parents' experiences related to events which they believed to be medical errors in their child's care...
  10. ncbi request reprint Pediatric resident education about medical errors
    Kathleen E Walsh
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 4:514-7. 2004
    ..National organizations have called for patient safety curricula to help reduce the incidence of errors. Little is known about what trainees are taught about medical errors...
  11. doi request reprint Physician quality officer: a new model for engaging physicians in quality improvement
    Kathleen E Walsh
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Massachusetts School, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Med Qual 24:295-301. 2009
    ..In this article, the authors describe the challenges and insights in the development and implementation of this new program...