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The potential impact of an electronic medication management system on safety‐critical prescribing errors in an emergency department

Raban, M. Z., Walter, S. R., Pont, L. G., Cheung, L., Strumpman, D. & Westbrook, J. I., 1 Apr 2019, In : Journal of Pharmacy Practice and Research. 49, 2, p. 108-115 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Medication Systems
Hospital Emergency Service
Safety
Medication Errors
Patient Safety
2018

Compliance with pathology testing guidelines in Australian general practice: protocol for a secondary analysis of electronic health record data

Sezgin, G., Georgiou, A., Hardie, R-A., Li, L., Pont, L. G., Badrick, T., Franco, G. S., Westbrook, J. I., Rinehart, N., McLeod, A., Pearce, C., Shearer, M., Whyte, R. & Deveny, E., 1 Nov 2018, In : BMJ Open. 8, 11, p. 1-6 6 p., e024223.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Electronic Health Records
General Practice
Guidelines
Pathology
General Practitioners
2017

A systematic review of the outcomes reported in trials of medication review in older patients: the need for a core outcome set

Beuscart, J-B., Pont, L. G., Thevelin, S., Boland, B., Dalleur, O., Rutjes, A. W. S., Westbrook, J. I. & Spinewine, A., 1 May 2017, In : British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology. 83, 5, p. 942-952 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Randomized Controlled Trials
Clinical Protocols
Prospective Studies
Polypharmacy
Pharmaceutical Preparations

Automation bias in electronic prescribing

Lyell, D., Magrabi, F., Raban, M. Z., Pont, L. G., Baysari, M. T., Day, R. O. & Coiera, E., 16 Mar 2017, In : BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making. 17, 1, p. 1-10 10 p., 28.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Electronic Prescribing
Clinical Decision Support Systems
Automation
Clinical Medicine
Automatic Data Processing

Challenges in the management of hypertension in older populations

Pont, L. & Alhawassi, T. M., 2017, In : Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology. 956, p. 167-180 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Blood pressure
Blood Pressure
Hypertension
Population
Antihypertensive Agents

Cross-national comparison of medication use in Australian and Dutch nursing homes

Taxis, K., Kochen, S., Wouters, H., Boersma, F., Jan Gerard, M., Mulder, H., Pavlovic, J., Stevens, G., McLachlan, A. & Pont, L. G., 1 Mar 2017, In : Age and Ageing. 46, 2, p. 320-323 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Nursing Homes
Odds Ratio
Laxatives
Netherlands
Antipsychotic Agents

Laxative use and self-reported constipation in a community-dwelling elderly population: a community-based survey from Australia

Werth, B. L., Williams, K. A. & Pont, L. G., 2017, In : Gastroenterology Nursing. 40, 2, p. 134-141 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Independent Living
Laxatives
Constipation
Population
Surveys and Questionnaires

Nurse practitioner prescribing in Australia: a comprehensive literature review

Fong, J., Buckley, T., Cashin, A. & Pont, L., Sep 2017, In : Australian Critical Care. 30, 5, p. 252-259 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Nurse Practitioners
Critical Care
Nurses
Research
Databases

Prevalence, management and control of hypertension in older adults on admission to hospital

Alhawassi, T. M., Krass, I. & Pont, L. G., 1 Dec 2017, In : Saudi Pharmaceutical Journal. 25, 8, p. 1201-1207 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Antihypertensive Agents
Hypertension
Blood Pressure
Drug Therapy
Urban Hospitals

Validity of prescribing indicators for assessing quality of antibiotic use in Australian general practice

Pont, L. G., Morgan, T. K., Williamson, M., Haaijer, F. M. & van Driel, M. L., 1 Feb 2017, In : International Journal of Pharmacy Practice. 25, 1, p. 66-74 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Benchmarking
General Practice
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Monitoring
Microbial Drug Resistance
2016

Does a mobile phone depression-screening app motivate mobile phone users with high depressive symptoms to seek a health care professional's help?

Dhim, N. F. B., Alanazi, E. M., Aljadhey, H., Basyouni, M. H., Kowalski, S. R., Pont, L. G., Shaman, A. M., Trevena, L. & Alhawassi, T. M., 27 Jun 2016, In : Journal of Medical Internet Research. 18, 6, p. 1-10 10 p., e156.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Cell Phones
Depression
Delivery of Health Care
Malus
Mobile Applications

Effect of humour therapy on psychotropic medication use in nursing homes

Leow, J. B. Y., Pont, L. & Low, L. F., 1 Dec 2016, In : Australasian Journal on Ageing. 35, 4, p. E7-E12 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Wit and Humor
Nursing Homes
Benzodiazepines
Antipsychotic Agents
Antidepressive Agents

The use of antipsychotics among people treated with medications for dementia in residential aged care facilities

Shin, H. Y., Gadzhanova, S., Roughead, E. E., Ward, M. B. & Pont, L. G., 1 Jun 2016, In : International Psychogeriatrics. 28, 6, p. 977-982 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Antipsychotic Agents
Dementia
Behavioral Symptoms
Risperidone
Medicine
2015

A longitudinal study of constipation and laxative use in a community-dwelling elderly population

Werth, B. L., Williams, K. A. & Pont, L. G., 1 May 2015, In : Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics. 60, 3, p. 418-424 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Independent Living
Laxatives
Constipation
Longitudinal Studies
longitudinal study

Barriers and facilitators to the provision of clinical pharmacy services in aboriginal communities

Pont, L. G., 1 Jun 2015, In : Journal of Pharmacy Practice and Research. 45, 2, p. 248 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Depression screening via a smartphone app: Cross-country user characteristics and feasibility

BinDhim, N. F., Shaman, A. M., Trevena, L., Basyouni, M. H., Pont, L. G. & Alhawassi, T. M., 2015, In : Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association. 22, 1, p. 29-34 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Depression
Suicidal Ideation
Smartphone
Malus
Self Care

Impact of Hospitalization on Antihypertensive Pharmacotherapy among Older Persons

Alhawassi, T. M., Krass, I. & Pont, L. G., Sep 2015, In : Drugs - real world outcomes. 2, 3, p. 239-247 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Antihypertensive Agents
Hospitalization
Drug Therapy
Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals

Measuring anticholinergic drug exposure in older community-dwelling Australian men: A comparison of four different measures

Pont, L. G., Nielen, J. T. H., McLachlan, A. J., Gnjidic, D., Chan, L., Cumming, R. G. & Taxis, K., 1 Nov 2015, In : British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology. 80, 5, p. 1169-1175 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Independent Living
Cholinergic Antagonists
Pharmaceutical Preparations

Safety of opioid patch initiation in Australian residential aged care

Gadzhanova, S., Roughead, E. E. & Pont, L. G., 5 Oct 2015, In : Medical Journal of Australia. 203, 7, p. 298.e1-298.e6 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Opioid Analgesics
Safety
Fentanyl
Buprenorphine
Transdermal Patch
2014

Attitudes of pharmacists to provision of Home Medicines Review for Indigenous Australians

Swain, L., Griffits, C., Pont, L. & Barclay, L., 12 Nov 2014, In : International Journal of Clinical Pharmacy. 36, 6, p. 1260-1267 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Traditional Medicine
Pharmacists
Medicine
Health Services
Health

Medication safety: An audit of medication discrepancies in transferring type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) patients from Australian primary care to tertiary ambulatory care

Azzi, M., Constantino, M., Pont, L., Mcgill, M., Twigg, S. & Krass, I., 2014, In : International Journal for Quality in Health Care. 26, 4, p. 397-403 7 p., mzu051.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Tertiary Healthcare
Ambulatory Care
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Primary Health Care
Referral and Consultation

Nurse practitioner prescribing practice in Australia: Confidence in aspects of medication management

Cashin, A., Stasa, H., Dunn, S. V., Pont, L. & Buckley, T., Feb 2014, In : International Journal of Nursing Practice. 20, 1, p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Nurse Practitioners
terbinafine
Mycoses
Antifungal Agents
Pharmacokinetics
2013

A national study into the rural and remote pharmacist workforce

Smith, J. D., White, C., Roufeil, L., Veitch, C., Pont, L., Patel, B., Battye, K., Luetsch, K. & Mitchell, C., 20 May 2013, In : Rural and remote health. 13, 2, p. 1-11 11 p., 2214.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

pharmacist
Pharmacists
Referral and Consultation
health professionals
role distribution

The academic developmental learning journey in using a competency graduated descriptors tool for student self-assessment and feedback

Owen, S. M., Stupans, I., McKauge, L. M. & Pont, L., 2013, In : Focus on health professional education. 15, 1, p. 68-80 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

self-assessment
learning
student
school
interview
2012

Development and trialling of a graduated descriptors tool for Australian pharmacy students

Stupans, I., Owen, S., McKauge, L., Pont, L., Ryan, G. & Woulfe, J., Nov 2012, In : Assessment and Evaluation in Higher Education. 37, 7, p. 829-845 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

student
university
learning
self-assessment
research approach

Multicenter study of posaconazole therapeutic drug monitoring: Exposure-response relationship and factors affecting concentration

Dolton, M. J., Ray, J. E., Chen, S. C. A., Ng, K., Pont, L. & McLachlan, A. J., Nov 2012, In : Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. 56, 11, p. 5503-5510 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Drug Monitoring
Multicenter Studies
Mycoses
Drug Interactions
posaconazole

Multicenter study of voriconazole pharmacokinetics and therapeutic drug monitoring

Dolton, M. J., Ray, J. E., Chen, S. C. A., Ng, K., Pont, L. G. & McLachlan, A. J., Sep 2012, In : Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. 56, 9, p. 4793-4799 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Drug Monitoring
Multicenter Studies
Pharmacokinetics
Hallucinations
Drug Interactions

Prevalence of potentially harmful drug interactions in older people in Australian aged-care facilities

Dolton, M. J., Pont, L., Stevens, G. & McLachlan, A. J., Mar 2012, In : Journal of Pharmacy Practice and Research. 42, 1, p. 33-36 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Drug interactions
Drug Interactions
Veterans
Population
Amiodarone
2011

Experimental education in Australian pharmacy: Preceptors' perspectives

Chaar, B. B., Brien, J. A., Hanrahan, J., McLachlan, A., Penm, J. & Pont, L., 2011, In : Pharmacy Education. 11, 1, p. 166-171 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

pharmacist
experiential education
Pharmacists
Education
Focus Groups

What does the rural pharmacist workforce look like?

Smith, J. D., White, C., Luetsch, K., Roufiel, L., Battye, K. & Pont, L., 2011, In : Australian pharmacist. 30, 12, p. 1037-1039 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

pharmacist
nursing
driver
planning
community
2004

Relationship between guideline treatment and health-related quality of life in asthma

Pont, L. G., van der Molen, T., Denig, P., van der Werf, G. T. & Haaijer-Ruskamp, F. M., May 2004, In : European Respiratory Journal. 23, 5, p. 718-722 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Asthma
Quality of Life
Guidelines
National Institutes of Health (U.S.)
Therapeutics

Validity of performance indicators for assessing prescribing quality: The case of asthma

Pont, L. G., Denig, P., Van Der Molen, T., Van Der Veen, W. J. & Haaijer-Ruskamp, F. M., Jan 2004, In : European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology. 59, 11, p. 833-840 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Asthma
Prescriptions
Adrenal Cortex Hormones
Reproducibility of Results
General Practitioners
2003

Prescribing indicators for evaluating drug use in nursing homes

Van Dijk, K. N., Pont, L. G., De Vries, C. S., Franken, M., Brouwers, J. R. B. J. & De Jong-van den Berg, L. T. W., Jul 2003, In : Annals of Pharmacotherapy. 37, 7-8, p. 1136-1141 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Nursing Homes
Drug Prescriptions
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Prescriptions
Anti-Inflammatory Agents

The relevance of heart failure severity for treatment with evidence-based pharmacotherapy in general practice

Pont, L. G., Van Gilst, W. H., Lok, D. J. A., Kragten, H. J. A. & Haaijer-Ruskamp, F. M., Mar 2003, In : European Journal of Heart Failure. 5, 2, p. 187-193 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

General Practice
Heart Failure
Drug Therapy
Therapeutics
Pharmaceutical Preparations

Trends in prescribing for heart failure in Dutch primary care from 1996 to 2000

Pont, L. G., Sturkenboom, M. C. J. M., van Gilst, W. H., Denig, P. & Haaijer-Ruskamp, F. M., Jun 2003, In : Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety. 12, 4, p. 327-334 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Primary Health Care
Heart Failure
Spironolactone
Prescription Drugs
Digoxin
2002

Identifying general practice patients diagnosed with asthma and their exacerbation episodes from prescribing data

Pont, L. G., Van Der Werf, G. T., Denig, P. & Haaijer-Ruskamp, F., 2002, In : European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology. 57, 11, p. 819-825 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

General Practice
Asthma
Information Storage and Retrieval
Netherlands
General Practitioners
2001

Comparison of indicators assessing the quality of drug prescribing for asthma

Veninga, C. C. M., Denig, P., Pont, L. G. & Haaijer-Ruskamp, F. M., 2001, In : Health Services Research. 36, 1 I, p. 143-161 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Drug Prescriptions
General Practitioners
Asthma
drug
Self Report