TITLE

Safety first

AUTHOR(S)
Blank, Christine
PUB. DATE
February 1998
SOURCE
Drug Topics;2/16/98, Vol. 124 Issue 4, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (ASPEN) will release guidelines for the preparation of Total Parenteral Nutrition (TPN). Proposed effects of these guidelines; Impact of the lack of standardized labels and guidelines; Comment from Jay Mirtallo, chairman of the advisory group of ASPEN; How to measure TPN solutions.
ACCESSION #
310517

 

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