Meeting the challenges of compliance with United States Pharmacopeia Chapter USP< 800>: Focus on safe handling of hazardous drugs.
- At: 2016 FIP Congress in Buenos Aires (Argentina)
- Type: Presentation
- By: SIEGEL, Jerry (The Ohio State University, Pharmacy, Gahanna, United States)
- Co-author(s): Jerry Siegel:Pharmacy,The Ohio State University,Columbus,United States|Howard Cohen:Pharmacy,Yale New Haven Hospital,New Haven, CT,United States|Ryan Forrey:Pharmacy,Emory Healthcare,Atlanta,United States
USP Chapter <800> focus is on the safe handling of hazardous medications. Since February 2016, compounding facilities are challenged to be compliant by July 2018.
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