TITLE

Verdict marks an end to the nonpunitive culture

AUTHOR(S)
Moncilovich, Milan
PUB. DATE
February 2010
SOURCE
American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy;2/1/2010, Vol. 67 Issue 3, p177
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a law case of Ohio in which a pharmacy technician working under pharmacist in charge Eric Cropp, while preparing a dose of chemotherapy used an overdose of sodium chloride due to which a two-year old Emily Jerry died. As stated Emily died of complications from severe hypernatremia. Cropp's punishment included six months of imprisonment, six months of home confinement and three years of probation. The Ohio State Board of Pharmacy permanently revoked his pharmacy license.
ACCESSION #
47922949

 

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