TITLE

Nonadministration of injectable antineoplastic drugs in a French hospital

AUTHOR(S)
Do, Nathalie; Blatt, Anne Catherine; Sterlingot, Hélène; Deletie, Emmanuelle; Peyron, Isabelle; Tersen, Isabelle; Salmeron, Sergio; Bézie, Yvonnick
PUB. DATE
July 2004
SOURCE
American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy;7/1/2004, Vol. 61 Issue 13, p1335
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the nonadministration of injectable antineoplastic drugs at Saint Joseph Foundation Hospital in France. Exposure of nurses to cumulative toxic risks in preparing antineoplastic drugs; Centralization of the reconstitution of anticancer products in in pharmacy-operated centralized cytotoxic preparation units to avoid the risks; Evaluation of the appropriateness of the doses prescribed by computer software.
ACCESSION #
13642626

 

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