Anticancer chemotherapy: possible risks, errors and ways to prevent them

Authors

  • A.A. Samusieva Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education, Kyiv, Ukraine Bogomolets National Medical University, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • A.S. Zotov Bogomolets National Medical University, Kyiv, Ukraine

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.22141/oncology.2.1.2019.165450

Keywords:

anticancer chemotherapy, chemotherapy error, me­dication error prevention

Abstract

Chemotherapy is an important and inalienable me­thod of treatment in oncology, errors in which is a serious problem. These errors depend on many organizational, technical and administrative factors, the main of them will be discussed in this article. Possible ways to prevent the violations of standards and rules of anticancer drug treatment are outlined.

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Section

Practicing Physician