Evaluation and comparison of safety, convenience and cost of administering intravenous pamidronate infusions to children in the home and ambulatory care settings.

Abstract

The use of bisphosphonates in children to treat low bone mineral density has increased. Safety and efficacy of pamidronate has been previously demonstrated. However, little research has been done on pamidronate infusion in the home health setting for patients with metabolic bone disease. Data were collected via a survey to assess satisfaction and… (More)

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@article{Rush2012EvaluationAC, title={Evaluation and comparison of safety, convenience and cost of administering intravenous pamidronate infusions to children in the home and ambulatory care settings.}, author={Eric T Rush and Kristi A Dehaai and Rose M Kreikemeier and Richard Lutz}, journal={Journal of pediatric endocrinology & metabolism : JPEM}, year={2012}, volume={25 5-6}, pages={493-7} }