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OBJECTIVE Extravasation is a potential complication associated with intravenous therapy administration. Inadvertent leakage of medications with vesicant properties can cause severe tissue necrosis, which can lead to devastating long-term consequences. Recognizing potential agents is an essential step in mitigating the risk of extravasation. DATA SOURCE A(More)
PURPOSE To determine the feasibility of dose-rounding rituximab by looking at the potential deviation from the prescribed dose to the dose rounded to the nearest vial size. METHODS This study is a retrospective chart review of all rituximab orders prescribed for hematologic or oncologic indications over a period of 24 months. The feasibility of(More)
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