hrp0086p1-p120 | Bone & Mineral Metabolism P1 | ESPE2016
, Ramakrishnan Renuka
, Burren Christine
, Dharmaraj Poonam
Background: On reviewing practical aspects of intravenous bisphosphonate use in our tertiary Childrens Hospital, we noted disparity between departments who prescribed these drugs. This included issues pertinent to patient safety and hospital management, e.g. the need for overnight admission for the first infusion, blood tests and monitoring for adverse events (AEs). We therefore decided to survey the practices of other tertiary Paediatric Endocrinology Centres.<p cla...