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Intravenous chemotherapy preparation errors: patient safety risks identified in a pan-Canadian exploratory study.

White R, Cassano-Piché A, Fields A, et al. Journal of oncology pharmacy practice : official publication of the International Society of Oncology Pharmacy Practitioners. 2014;20:40-6.

A fatal chemotherapy medication error prompted this thorough examination of ambulatory intravenous chemotherapy processes in Canada. This study uncovered potential preparation errors that were previously unrecognized and could lead to serious patient harms.