Canterbury DHB


July 2016

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Supportive Care

We've added a new chapter on Steroid-induced Hyperglycaemia.

Meghan Heaphy

Introduction, Administration and Quality – SCT

We've renamed this section and added these subtopics:

Andrew Butler / Meghan Heaphy

Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma

We've expanded the information on managing this.

Andrew Butler

Patient- and Donor-Specific DLI Schedules

We've updated the Donor Leucocyte Harvest Schedule.

Andrew Butler

Drug Usage in Haematology

A new topic entitled High Dose Methotrexate has been added. It points to the relevant UKALL 14 resources.

Andrew Butler

Prescription Charts

We've added a link to the Intrathecal Chemotherapy Medication Chart in these sections:

Andrew Butler/Meghan Heaphy

A national standard for intrathecal chemotherapy in New Zealand

We've updated the link for the Intrathecal Chemotherapy Training for Specialist Registrars topic.

Andrew Butler/Meghan Heaphy


We've updated this page.

Mark Smith

Supportive Care

We've updated the Catheter Insertion page.

Meghan Heaphy

SCT Conditioning

We've added a link to the BEAM patient information resource on these pages:

Meghan Heaphy


We've added resources to the Information for Patients page.

Meghan Heaphy

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