Reporting of critical incidents shows how errors occurBMJ 1995; 311 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.311.7016.1368 (Published 18 November 1995) Cite this as: BMJ 1995;311:1368
- Naresh Nandwani
- Registrar in anaesthetics Leicester Royal Infirmary NHS Trust, Leicester LE1 5WW
EDITOR,--R E Ferner draws attention to the confusion that can be caused when different drugs are labelled in an identical manner.1 I would like to draw attention to another problem.
Drugs may be presented in two or more strengths in identically sized and labelled ampoules. …