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Prioritizing medication safety in care of people with cancer: clinicians' views on main problems and solutions

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Cancer care is liable to medication errors due to the complex nature of cancer treatment, the common presence of comorbidities and the involvement of a number of clinicians in cancer care. While the frequency of medication errors in cancer care has been reported, little is known about their causal factors and effective prevention strategies. With a unique insight into the main safety issues in cancer treatment, frontline staff can help close this gap. In this study, we...

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Peer reviewed
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10.7189/jogh.07.011001

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0000-0002-9741-6437
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Imperial College Health Partners More from this funder
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Edinburgh University Global Health Society Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of Global Health Journal website
Volume:
7
Issue:
1
Pages:
011001
Publication date:
2017-06-10
Acceptance date:
2016-08-17
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EISSN:
2047-2986
ISSN:
2047-2978
Pubs id:
pubs:708013
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uri:f1b800b5-7fad-43de-b92a-f52e674e2618
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uuid:f1b800b5-7fad-43de-b92a-f52e674e2618
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pubs:708013

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