Economic impact with home delivery of chemotherapy to pediatric oncology patients.

@article{Holdsworth1997EconomicIW,
  title={Economic impact with home delivery of chemotherapy to pediatric oncology patients.},
  author={Mark T. Holdsworth and Dennis W. Raisch and Candice M. Chavez and Malcolm H. Duncan and T V Parasuraman and Fred M Cox},
  journal={The Annals of pharmacotherapy},
  year={1997},
  volume={31 2},
  pages={140-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine the economic impact of a home chemotherapy program (HCP) for pediatric oncology patients. RATIONALE Factors that led to initiation of an HCP included availability of specially trained nurses and programmable ambulatory infusion devices at local home care agencies, routine central venous catheter placement, inpatient bed space shortages, and the availability of ondansetron. SETTING Chemotherapy delivery in the home setting from June 1991 through June 1994. DESIGN… CONTINUE READING

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Economic impact with home delivery of chemotherapy to pediatric oncology patients

  • M. CoxF
  • Annals of Pharmacotherapy
  • 1997

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