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Predisposition and prevention

  • Ines Mader
  • Patrizia E. Fürst-Weger
  • Robert M. Mader
  • Elisabeth I. Semenitz
  • Robert Terkola
  • Sabine M. Wassertheurer

Abstract

An increased risk for damage caused by extravasation may be patient associated, caused by drugs, or iatrogenic. By consequent adherence to the measures described in the chapter “Prevention” this risk can be minimised.

Keywords

Injection Site Cytotoxic Agent Superior Vena Cava Vinca Alkaloid Central Venous Access 
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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Wien 2003

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ines Mader
    • 1
  • Patrizia E. Fürst-Weger
    • 2
  • Robert M. Mader
    • 3
  • Elisabeth I. Semenitz
    • 4
  • Robert Terkola
    • 5
  • Sabine M. Wassertheurer
    • 6
  1. 1.Austrian Breast and Colorectal Cancer Study GroupViennaAustria
  2. 2.SMZ FloridsdorfKrankenhaus und GeriatriezentrumViennaAustria
  3. 3.Clinical Division of Oncology, Department of Medicine IUniversity HospitalViennaAustria
  4. 4.AnstaltsapothekeLandeskrankenhaus — Universitätskliniken InnsbruckAustria
  5. 5.Kaiser-Franz-Josef HospitalViennaAustria
  6. 6.Apotheke LKH-Univ.-Klinikum GrazAustria

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