Does a color-coded method for measuring acetaminophen doses reduce the likelihood of dosing error?

Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2004 Jul;158(7):625-7. doi: 10.1001/archpedi.158.7.625.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Comment

MeSH terms

  • Acetaminophen / therapeutic use*
  • Adult
  • Analgesics, Non-Narcotic / therapeutic use*
  • Child
  • Child, Preschool
  • Color*
  • Double-Blind Method
  • Drug Labeling / methods
  • Drug Packaging* / methods
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Medication Errors / prevention & control*
  • Nonprescription Drugs / therapeutic use*
  • Parents / education*
  • Parents / psychology
  • Professional-Family Relations
  • Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic
  • United States

Substances

  • Analgesics, Non-Narcotic
  • Nonprescription Drugs
  • Acetaminophen