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Introduction 02 Safe handling of hazardous drugs Burhan Zavery


Expert panel report 05 Safe preparation and administration of cytotoxics Christine Clark


Meeting the needs 09 Handling and preparation of hazardous infusions and drugs Sheila Inwood


11 Analysing the interaction between cytotoxic chemotherapy drugs and medical devices used for preparation and administration Elena Dreassi, Gianfranco Corbini, Assunta Zanfini, Silvano Giorgi, Maria Grazia Rossetti and Eleonora Cesqui


13 Key studies round-up Hospital Pharmacy Europe


Closed-loop systems 15 Improving the administration of hazardous infusions Maria Giacinta Manfroni Caterina Ferranti, Massimo Sabbatini and Maria Grazia Macellari


Needle-free systems 17 Needle-free systems Christine Clark


18 Under-reporting of needlestick injuries Sabine Wicker and Holger Rabenau


20 What does this mean for the pharmacy team? Debra Adams


24 Prevention from sharp injuries in the hospital and healthcare sector Excerpt from Council Directive 2010/32/EU


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