Journal of Obstetric Anaesthesia and Critical Care

REVIEW ARTICLE
Year
: 2022  |  Volume : 12  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 94--98

Medication errors in a parturient: A huge cost to two lives


Manpreet Kaur, Bharat Yalla, Anjan Trikha 
 Department of Anaesthesiology, Pain Medicine and Critical Care, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Prof. Anjan Trikha
5th Floor Teaching Block, Department of Anaesthesiology, AIIMS, New Delhi - 110 029
India

Medication errors in a parturient can be devastating as two lives are involved. Owing to the absence of critical incident reporting in parurients in multiple countries of the world, these errors are underreported. We herein discuss the common medication errors in a parturient, the published literature, and the management protocols practiced.


How to cite this article:
Kaur M, Yalla B, Trikha A. Medication errors in a parturient: A huge cost to two lives.J Obstet Anaesth Crit Care 2022;12:94-98


How to cite this URL:
Kaur M, Yalla B, Trikha A. Medication errors in a parturient: A huge cost to two lives. J Obstet Anaesth Crit Care [serial online] 2022 [cited 2022 Sep 30 ];12:94-98
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