Compliance with safe practices for preparing parenteral nutrition formulations.

  title={Compliance with safe practices for preparing parenteral nutrition formulations.},
  author={Brian C O'Neal and Philip Schneider and Craig A. Pedersen and Jay M. Mirtallo},
  journal={American journal of health-system pharmacy : AJHP : official journal of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists},
  volume={59 3},
Compliance with the guidelines of the National Advisory Group on Standards and Practice Guidelines for Parenteral Nutrition (NAG) was studied. A questionnaire based on the NAG guidelines was developed to identify common practices used in the preparation of parenteral nutrition formulations in a variety of health care settings. The questionnaire was mailed in January 2000 to a national sample of 1445 pharmacists. There were a total of 633 usable responses, for a net response rate of 45.2% (based… CONTINUE READING