A study of extemporaneous compounding in a sample of australian public hospitals
- At: 2014 FIP Congress in PSWC, Melbourne (Australia)
- Type: Poster
- By: HOTHAM, Elizabeth (University of South Australia, School Pharmacy and Medical Sciences, Adelaide, Australia)
- Co-author(s): Pariyadan, Merin (University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia)
Garg, Sanjay (University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia)
Turner, Sean (Women's and Children's Hospital, Adelaide, Australia)
Background: Extemporaneous compounding has a role in effective treatment of patients with specific needs (especially paediatric, geriatric and hospice patients). This study aimed to identify drugs and dosage forms compounded in a sample of ten major metropolitan Australian public hospitals. The opinions and concerns of key pharmacists and.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.