The NHS Injectable Medicines Guide (IMG) is used by nurses in >100 hospitals to guide the preparation & administration of IV medicines. Surveys suggest users find it too detailed & confusing. This may make it difficult to find relevant, unambiguous information & could lead to serious medication errors. We aimed to identify & resolve problems in two typical IMG guides via user testing.
|Number of pages||1|
|Publication status||Published - 13 Jun 2019|
|Event||National Infusion and Vascular Access Society Conference - Manchester, United Kingdom|
Duration: 12 Jun 2019 → 13 Jun 2019
|Conference||National Infusion and Vascular Access Society Conference|
|Period||12/06/19 → 13/06/19|
- NHS Injectable Medicines Guide
- user testing
- IV medicine administration
Jones, M. D., Franklin, B. D., Raynor, DK. T., & Watson, M. (2019). Improving the content, wording, structure and formatting of the NHS Injectable Medicines Guide ("Medusa") with user testing. Poster session presented at National Infusion and Vascular Access Society Conference, Manchester, United Kingdom.