|IMPROVING PRESCRIBING SAFETY IN GENERAL PRACTICES IN THE EAST MIDLANDS THROUGH THE PINCER INTERVENTION
|The Health Foundation and East Midland Academic Health Science Network
|Lincolnshire Community Health Services NHS Trust
University of Lincoln
University of Nottingham
East Midlands Academic Health Science Network
|The aim of this study is to scale up a proven pharmacist-led information technology intervention for reducing clinically important errors in medication management (PINCER) in general practices. In a cluster randomised trial published in the Lancet, PINCER reduced rates of specific prescribing errors by up to 50%.
|Peer reviewed publications and conference presentations