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Syringe driver drug compatibility chart


Syringe Driver Drug Compatibility Chart

For more detailed information go to:

Palliative care formulary. Includes syringe driver drug compatibility charts - http://www.palliativedrugs.com/

Palliative medicine matters. Syringe driver prescribing information - http://www.pallcare.info/mod.php?mod=sdrivers&menu=14

Palliative Care syringe driver pack 4 Dr Eileen Palmer 2009
© Dr. Eileen Palmer, Dr John Howarth Palliative Care for the Primary Health Care Team (2009) Quay Books ISBN 1856422291

Important News

Important Changes in Cumbria Palliative Care Prescribing Practice

Cumbria is changing practice, from 1st April 2011.

The Area Prescribing Committee has recommended the following changes:

  • All strong opioids are to be prescribed by brand name
  • "Just in Case" prescribing is to be encouraged and promoted
  • Morphine is to replace diamorphine as the subcutaneous injectable strong opioid of choice for palliative care patients in Cumbria

21/03/2011

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North Cumbria Pallative Care website

The award winning North Cumbria Palliative Care website continues to receive around 30,000 page views a year. This is 82 page views every single day of the year, 2,500 hits every month, without any publicity or advertising program.

1/3/2011

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