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46th UKMI Conference (virtual) 2020 – iPosters

21 October 2020The iPosters listed below have been submitted and accepted for the 46th UKMi Conference (virtual) in 2020. Clicking on the title of each iPoster will…

Ambient storage of refrigerated ITU medicines during Covid-19

30 April 2020Several injectable medicines used in ITU during COVID-19 require storage in a refrigerator.  Where product licences require this, the text: “Store in a refrigerator (2°-8°C).…

Preparation of injectable medicines at the ITU bedside and COVID-19: quick reference guides

17 April 2020Staff working in ICU during the Covid-19 emergency may need to prepare unfamiliar injectable medicines at the patient’s bedside. The set of cards has been…

Options for the Provision of Ready to Administer IVs to Support Clinical Areas – COVID-19

16 April 2020The Covid-19 crisis has generated an unprecedented demand for injectable medicines in ICU’s. These medicines are routinely prepared and administered by nursing staff, but the…

Shortage of Sodium Bicarbonate Polyfusors (Fresenius Kabi)- all strengths

25 March 2020Sodium bicarbonate 1.26%, 1.40%, 2.74% and 8.4% Polyfusors are out of stock stock until late October 2020. The 4.2% Polyfusor will remain available but cannot…