Help Ensure Safe Use of Dyes
We're getting questions about preventing mishaps with injectable dyes...indocyanine green, isosulfan blue, methylene blue, etc.
These colorful agents are often injected before a scan to help clinicians see lymph nodes and other tissue...or to measure how well organs are working. They may also be used as treatments in some cases.
Expect to dispense or stock dyes in procedure areas...cath lab, operating rooms, etc.