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Administration of medicines - the nurse role in ensuring patient safety.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  23299209     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
This article explores the importance of drug administration and some of the key legislation that relates to it. It focuses on the accountability and responsibility of qualified nurse and student nurses. The author also draws on the notion of informed consent and what that means in the health care setting. The article concludes by highlighting the importance of the safe administration of medicines to patients.
Authors:
Obrey Alexis; Jill Caldwell
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  British journal of nursing (Mark Allen Publishing)     Volume:  22     ISSN:  0966-0461     ISO Abbreviation:  Br J Nurs     Publication Date:  2013 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2013-01-09     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9212059     Medline TA:  Br J Nurs     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  32-5     Citation Subset:  N    
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