Preterm more than 42 weeks corrected gestational age OR Term more than 4 weeks postnatal age
CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL OF EASTERN ONTARIO
The Parenteral Manual was prepared by the Department of Pharmacy, under the direction of the Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee. It was developed to provide information for the parenteral administration of medications to pediatric patients.
3rd Edition drug monograhs were prepared and revised by Heather Goodland, pharmacy student, and Meechen Tchen, B.Sc.Phm.
Oncology drug monographs were revised by Ariane Philippe, MSc.Phm.
Every effort has been made to ensure that the information herein, particularly regarding dosage schedules is correct. However, changes in drug therapy can occur due to ongoing research and the constant influx of new information.
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