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Exploring the Current Landscape of Intravenous Infusion Practices & Errors (ECLIPSE)

Project title: Exploring the Current Landscape of Intravenous Infusion Practices & Errors (ECLIPSE)

Call to action: 12/209 12/209 HS&DR Researcher Led

Research type: Primary Research

Chief investigator: Professor Ann BlandfordORCID logo

Lead Author: Professor Ann BlandfordORCID logo

Contractor: University College London

Cost: £695,138.80

Co-investigators: Dr Anna Cox, Dr Astrid MayerORCID logo, Dr Dominic FurnissORCID logo, Dr Gillian ChumbleyORCID logo, Dr Ioanna Iacovides, Dr Li WeiORCID logo, Professor Bryony FranklinORCID logo.

Started: July 2014 | Status: Published February 2020

This study identified many variations in intravenous administration practices in England and found that errors and discrepancies are common but most have low potential for patient harm.

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