Medical error is the third leading cause of death in the US after heart disease and cancer, say academic surgeons who are…
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Two separate pharmacies issued the same patient with a higher dose than prescribed of Ritalin, in a case highlighted by…
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Two recent cases where patients were hospitalised after receiving incorrect medicines highlight the importance of barcode…
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A California family has filed a lawsuit claim against a US pharmacy chain CVS after a 12-year-old girl suffered…
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Pharmacists need to take care in reminding patients which medicine they are taking when switching them to a generic, the…
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Error warnings for DAAs and criticisms from the AMA over skin cancer checks had our readers speaking out on social media…
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More than one in five dose administration aid packs sent from Australian pharmacies to residential aged care facilities…
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