Minimization of olaratumab drug waste using real-world data.

@article{Sheffield2017MinimizationOO,
  title={Minimization of olaratumab drug waste using real-world data.},
  author={Kristin M. Sheffield and Julie Kay Beyrer and Ian A. Watson and Kathleen Stafford and Bradley J Mills and Amine Ale-Ali},
  journal={American journal of health-system pharmacy : AJHP : official journal of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists},
  year={2017},
  volume={74 11},
  pages={832-842}
}
PURPOSE Results of a study in which population-based body weight and body surface area (BSA) data were used for vial size optimization to reduce drug waste associated with administration of the i.v. anticancer agent olaratumab are reported. METHODS A retrospective observational study was conducted to determine weight and BSA distributions in a large sample of U.S. oncology patients using data from a large electronic medical record database. Body weight and BSA values at the time of initial… CONTINUE READING

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