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  • Hello Melissa, Our organization switched to an infusion pump about 2 years ago. Our cryopreserved product bags are 60 mL. We set our pumps to infuse each bag over 10-15 minutes maximum. I do not know of any literature to support. We did a quality ...

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    Thank you!​ ------------------------------ Suzanne Carroll RN, MS, AOCN Clinical Nurse Manager, Leukemia Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center Buffalo, New York ------------------------------

  • ​Hi Melissa, I want to introduce you to Zyno Solutions, Z-800WF with ZynoFlo wireless connectivity.  https://zynosolutions.com/ZynoFLO.html    I'd love to connect and discuss the features we provide to busy clinics like yours.  Our pump is extremely ...

  • Hello,  I was approached about allowing a study drug to be administered as IV push but to omit the usage of the CSTD (we use equishield). This is for a phase 1 study originating out of Germany where they have not used any CSTD's.  The reasoning was because ...

  • ​Hi Melissa,  We run our product either auto or allo stem cell to gravity with normal saline directly to the patient. For cryopreserved products we have <30mins to run the product and for fresh product we have 4 hours to run the product per the hospital ...

  • Hi Ms. Mary,  We previously had Vinorelbine extravasation and we reviewed our practice based on standards and recommendations. Our recommendation included the following. Clean-stick IV insertion which is not older than 24 hours. Administration of vesicant ...

  • I see your responses about the staffing! Disregard my question and thank for sharing! ------------------------------ Mary Merrell MSN RN Director of Cancer Care and Outpatient Infusion Winchester KY ------------------------------

  • Hi Dawn- go do you staff to this acuity? Do you have a grid you can share it's staffing ratios? ------------------------------ Mary Merrell MSN RN Director of Cancer Care and Outpatient Infusion Winchester KY ------------------------------

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