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Open Book: Epidural medicines through intravenous lines (September 2015)

16 Nov 2021

This report aims to alert providers to the key findings of a recent review, with an update on new engineering standards being introduced worldwide to prevent Luer misconnections.

This report is relevant to:

  • medical and nursing staff in units where patients have epidurals
  • staff responsible for procurement, supply chain, transition arrangements, staff training and education.

Published: 16 Nov 2021 Modified: 16 Nov 2021