•   0.75hrs
  •   Public
  •   Version: 2.0
  •   Review due: September 2019

This module provides education for health professionals on the uncommon event of an anti-cancer drug extravasation injury. 



This module is currently out of date, review scheduled.

This module presents the risk factors, preventative measures and implications of extravasation and how to manage potential or actual extravasation injuries.


This module has been reviewed and updated in December 2017.

Additional Information

This module provides guidance and should be used in conjunction with clinical expertise and individual institutional polices and procedures.

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What you will achieve

  • Understanding of implications of extravasation
  • Knowledge of risk factors
  • Understanding of preventative measures
  • Understanding of immediate management of potential or actual extravasation injuries
  • Knowledge of antidotes used for the treatment of extravasation injuries

Who is this course for?

Medical, nursing, allied health and pharmacy staff may find this module useful for their clinical practice.


How does your facility implement this education resource?

All courses are accessible if your facility is already registered with eviQ Education. If you are not already registered you can register below.

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