Regulation and education in the USA
- At: 2006 FIP Congress in Salvadore (Brazil)
- Type: Presentation
- By: SHAW, Stanley (Purdue University, Division of Nuclear Pharmacy, West Lafayette, IN, United States of America)
Nuclear pharmacy is a highly regulated specialty. Federal agencies and state agencies are involved in the regulation of nuclear pharmacies and nuclear pharmacists. Because radiopharmaceuticals are prescription drugs the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is involved as well as the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) because the agents are.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.