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Note: This guideline is currently under review.
This guide was created as part of the
Clinical Guideline (Nursing): Subcutaneous Catheter devices; Management of Insuflon ™ and BD Saf-T-Intima™ devices
NB: Medication to be administered as ordered on the patient’s Medicine Chart (MR690/A) please note that more than one drug may be added to the same syringe, please see drug compatibilities for guidance at
Ensure all medications given are recommended for subcutaneous use.
Medications should be administered as per the Royal Children’s Hospital Medication Management Procedure
Review the symptom management plan provided by the Palliative Care Team if appropriate.
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