ILO Home
Go to the home page
Site map | Contact us Franšais | Espa˝ol

CISDOC database

Document ID (ISN)53039
CIS number 90-241
ISSN - Serial title 0300-3337 - Sicherheitsbeauftragter
Year 1989
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Gudewill H.D.
Title Centralised preparation, supply and disposal of cytostatic drugs in a public hospital
Original title Zentralisierte Zytostatika-Zubereitung und Ver- und Entsorgung in einem Kreiskrankenhaus [in German]
Bibliographic information 1989, Vol.24, No.3, p.18-20, 22-24. Illus.
Abstract The equipment for centralised preparation of cytostatic drugs in a hospital includes a hood with air filter, an automatic shaker, containers for transporting the prepared drugs to their point of use, and equipment for sealing contaminated material into plastic bags for disposal. A form for documenting the use of cytostatic medication is included.
Descriptors (primary) disposal of harmful waste; cytostatic drugs; hospitals; limitation of exposure; workbenches
Descriptors (secondary) occupational hygiene; plant safety and health organization; choice of location; equipment layout
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Commerce, services, offices
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Waste collection and disposal
Health care services