How Diabetic Kids and Teens Can Improve Quality of LifeGood glucose control can help children and teens with type 1 diabetes boost their quality of life.
In this issue
Women Pharmacy Ownership on the Rise June 13, 2017By Christine BlankHow women are becoming more involved than ever in pharmacy. What Do Checklists Say About Our Profession?Following checklists may not be what you think of when you think of the job of someone in a profession. Generics Market Expected to Explode in Next Five Years June 13, 2017By Nicholas HammThe U.S. market remains the largest single-country market in the world. Telepharmacy: New Jobs, Expanded Opportunities June 13, 2017By Jill SederstromTelepharmacy is more than just phoning it in. It could expand the number of jobs for pharmacists and their access to patients who are otherwise out of reach. The Future of Oncology Treatment Is Value AssessmentHow value assessment tools enhance decision-making in oncology. Abuse-Deterrent Opioid Rexista Makes Misusers Blue—Literally June 13, 2017By Ken ValentiHow one opioid abuse deterrent could make it easy to identify misuse. Safinamide (Xadago): Approved as Add-On for Parkinson’sXadago has been approved as a supplementary medication for patients with Parkinson's disease who are having "off" episodes or whose disease is progressing. Autoimmune Drug Market Could Take OffWhy the market is expecting such significant growth (and how pharmacists can keep their patients in the huge market). BP Control in Cardiac Surgery: Nitroprusside AlternativesPharmacists must find good alternative therapeutic substitutions for sodium nitroprusside in the face of price gouging and drug shortages. Development Soars for Alzheimer’s Drugs June 13, 2017By Christine BlankThere is lots of room for both success and failure in the Alzheimer's drug market. Are Rebates Responsible for Higher Drug Costs? June 14, 2017By Nicholas HammA new study shows how the Medicare donut hole could be costing patients. Omnicell System Streamlines Medication Management
June 14, 2017New technology is helping patients, nurses, and pharmacists alike.
Surescripts Expands Medication History Service
June 14, 2017More information could help save lives.
Pharmacy Education: Foundation for Providing HealthAACP offers a rebuttal to Drug Topics opinion article.
How the NECC Case Changed Compounding PharmacyBecause of the NECC Case, the nation has a much more consistent approach toward regulating and overseeing compounding pharmacies. Immunizations Across the Adult LifespanVaccinations in adulthood play an important role in public health and in reducing the morbidity and mortality associated with infections.
Technology: It is Here to StayPete Kreckel has a love hate relationship with technology.