Canterbury DHB


August 2013

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Changes in this release

Topic or section

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Pre-Treatment Investigations

Removed mention of ESR testing for AML/APL.

Ruth Spearing

Venous Thromboembolism - DVT and PE

Removed topics that are also in Blue Book and replaced them with link to Blue Book.

Emma Harding

Tumour Lysis Syndrome

Added link to a review of TLS.

Andrew Butler

PHARMAC Rules and Regulations

Cancer Exceptional Circumstances is now Named Patient Pharmaceutical Assessment (NPPA), and anagrelide doesn't require SA.

Bevan Harden

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