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di-2-ethylhexyl phthalate (redirected from DHEP)
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di-2-ethylhexyl phthalate (dī-too-ĕth″ĭl-hĕks-ĭl fthăl′āt),
A plastic form of polyvinyl chloride used to manufacture intravenous (IV) tubing and containers. It may leach into IV solutions during the administration of fluids and blood products, producing toxic effects.
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A placebo-controlled study of the efficacy and tolerability of a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug, DHEP
plaster, in inflammatory peri- and extra-articular rheumatological diseases.
3-7 Developing Healthcare Ethics Programs (DHEP
) will be held by the Center for Biomedical Ethics at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville.