RISK ASSESSMENT OF THE PREPARATION OF INTRAVENOUS ADMIXTURES WITHIN AN ACUTE HOSPITAL SETTING
- At: 2015 FIP Congress in Düsseldorf (Germany)
- Type: Poster
- By: SALIBA, Diane (Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, University of Malta, Department of Pharmacy, Msida, Malta)
- Co-author(s): Anthony Serracino-Inglott
Intravenous (IV) drugs that are reconstituted at patient’s bedside pose risks to patient safety but central preparation at the pharmacy may compromise their timely availability. In responding to emergencies, an Intensive Care Unit (ICU), requires both.
38 medications from anaesthetic, anti-arrhythmic and anti-bacterial classes used within ICU were.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.