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Solving the calcium gluconate shortage in real-time: Mistakes made and lessons learned.

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Summary of "Solving the calcium gluconate shortage in real-time: Mistakes made and lessons learned."

During a national shortage of calcium gluconate, we switched to calcium chloride for routine supplementation for peripheral blood stem cell (PBSC) collections. Subsequently, we analyzed the postprocedure ionized calcium level, as we aimed for an equivalent result compared to before the shortage.

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Name: Journal of clinical apheresis
ISSN: 1098-1101
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The calcium salt of gluconic acid. The compound has a variety of uses, including its use as a calcium replenisher in hypocalcemic states.

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