Getting medicines right for children – clinical requirements and solutions
- At: 2004 FIP Congress in New Orleans (USA)
- Type: Presentation
- By: MCELNAY, James (Queen's University Belfast, School of Pharmacy, Belfast, United Kingdom)
There is increasing concern internationally regarding the fact that many of the drugs used in hospitalised children have not been adequately tested or licensed for such use and as such are used in an off-label fashion. This often involves the ‘guestimation’ of dosing schedules based on those which are licensed for adults, involving a reduction in.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.