Chapter

Syringe drivers

Max Watson, Caroline Lucas, Andrew Hoy and Jo Wells

in Oxford Handbook of Palliative Care

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print June 2009 | ISBN: 9780199234356
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199598847 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199234356.003.0008

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Syringe drivers

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This chapter discusses syringe drives, including indications for use, general principles, and problems, and contains a table of common drugs, doses, and ranges for palliative care use with a 24h syringe driver.

Chapter.  1845 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Palliative Medicine ; Pharmacology

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