Chemotherapy outpatients’ unplanned presentations to hospital: a retrospective study

@article{McKenzie2010ChemotherapyOU,
  title={Chemotherapy outpatients’ unplanned presentations to hospital: a retrospective study},
  author={Heather M. McKenzie and Lillian J Hayes and Kathryn W White and Keith Cox and Judith Fethney and Maureen A Boughton and Jo Dunn},
  journal={Supportive Care in Cancer},
  year={2010},
  volume={19},
  pages={963-969}
}
This descriptive, retrospective study sought to identify the nature and magnitude of chemotherapy outpatients’ unplanned presentations and admissions to the emergency department and/or cancer centre at a large metropolitan tertiary hospital, and to explore the antecedents to those presentations. Retrospective data were collected for outpatients who made an unplanned presentation to a large metropolitan hospital in Sydney, Australia between October 1, 2006 and September 30, 2007. Detailed… CONTINUE READING

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