project . 2015 - 2015 . Closed

IVANCA

IntraVenous ANtibiotic Compounding Automation
Open Access mandate for Publications European Commission
  • Funder: European CommissionProject code: 663303 Call for proposal: H2020-SMEINST-1-2014
  • Funded under: H2020 | SME-1 Overall Budget: 71,429 EURFunder Contribution: 50,000 EUR
  • Status: Closed
  • Start Date
    01 Mar 2015
    End Date
    31 Aug 2015
  • Detailed project information (CORDIS)
  • Open Access mandate
    Research Data: No
Description
The aging population is driving the demand for health care services to an all-time high. This places pressure to find novel measures of producing health services more efficiently and at a lower cost. In the sphere of hospital pharmacies, antimicrobials are a leading group of medications. The number of doses administered in EU-based hospitals alone is 330 million. In hospital use antibiotics often need to be administered through intravenous (IV) infusion. The manual compounding of IV antibiotics is very time consuming, especially if conducted in the recommended aseptic conditions. Manual compounding is, however, often conducted in non-aseptic conditions, which ex...
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Description
The aging population is driving the demand for health care services to an all-time high. This places pressure to find novel measures of producing health services more efficiently and at a lower cost. In the sphere of hospital pharmacies, antimicrobials are a leading group of medications. The number of doses administered in EU-based hospitals alone is 330 million. In hospital use antibiotics often need to be administered through intravenous (IV) infusion. The manual compounding of IV antibiotics is very time consuming, especially if conducted in the recommended aseptic conditions. Manual compounding is, however, often conducted in non-aseptic conditions, which ex...
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