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Multiple High Risk Events Involving Workflow Wasting Medications Used Anesthesia

Case covered in a new feature added to AHRQ PSNet mentions ISMP perioperative medication safety self assessment is in development, and references ISMP’s five rights and paper authored by ISMP’s medical director.

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