The Sterile Cockpit: An Effective Approach to Reducing Medication Errors?Federwisch, Michelle BSN, RN; Ramos, Hortencia MS, RN-BC; Adams, Shonte’ C. BA, BSN, RN-BC, NE-BCAJN The American Journal of Nursing: February 2014 - Volume 114 - Issue 2 - p 47,55 doi: 10.1097/01.NAJ.0000443777.80999.5c Cultivating Quality Abstract In Brief Author Information How one nursing unit tried to limit interruptions during medication administration by adapting the aviation industry rule. How a commercial aviation industry innovation was used in an attempt to reduce medication errors on a nursing unit. Michelle Federwisch is a senior staff nurse in the pediatric ICU and Hortencia Ramos is a senior nurse clinician in the medicine respiratory unit, both at NYU Langone Medical Center in New York City. Shonte’ C. Adams is a nurse manager in the neurology unit at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City. Contact author: Michelle Federwisch, firstname.lastname@example.org. The authors have disclosed no potential conflicts of interest, financial or otherwise. © 2014 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. All rights reserved.