A coronial enquiry into chemotherapy underdosing in South Australian patients with acute myeloid leukaemia has recommended a complete overhaul of how haematological malignancies are managed in the state’s hospitals. The SA deputy coroner investigated the deaths of four of 10 AML patients who received incorrect doses of cytarabine as part of consolidation treatment at the Royal Adelaide ...
Coroner delivers 6 recommendations on chemotherapy underdosing
By David Rowley
16 Apr 2019