American Society of Health-Systems Pharmacists and University of Utah Drug Information Service. (2017). Small-Volume Parenteral Solutions Shortages: Suggestions for Management and Conservation. U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
This fact sheet “summarizes the status of the current acute shortage of small-volume parenteral solutions and provides an outline of potential actions for organizations to consider in managing the shortage.” Included are strategies to assist physicians with conserving resources; inventory control strategies; pharmacy operational strategies; informatics strategies; and safety information.