The goal of this activity is to review the various risk factors, etiologies, and treatments of diarrhea as well as the pharmacist’s role in its management.
Nowadays, we think of generics as economical options. Not so long ago, plenty of folks thought of them as sacrilege.
The role of new agents such as linaclotide, lubiprostone, methylnaltrexone, and naloxegol in treating chronic idiopathic constipation, irritable bowel syndrome with constipation, and opioid-induced constipation.
Now, that pharmacist on the other side of the country is only a mouse-click away.
Who says the options are limited? Not this family.
One difference is immediately noticeable.
Molly’s mom had a stroke, followed by hospitalization and weeks of rehabilitation. None of it had to happen.
Pharmacists can make big contributions to the healthcare team — and healthcare systems are leaning on their expertise more and more.
The goal of this program for pharmacists and technicians is to review the treatment of venous thromboembolism with the class of medications known as direct oral anticoagulants.
The goal of this program is to provide knowledge and awareness of the safety, efficacy, and legal status of the opioid overdose antagonist naloxone as part of a comprehensive opioid overdose education for patients and caregivers.

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Pharmacist interventions boost ...

Pharmacist intervention is one primary way that adherence to cholesterol-lowering medications can be improved in minority ...

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HEALTH SYSTEMS
ASPs vs. microbial resistance: ...

The Pew Charitable Trusts took a look at antibiotic stewardship programs in 10 U.S. health systems. Here's the result.

Vision, purpose, and passion drive ...
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Shorter hospital stays and reduced ...

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