FDA: Stay Alert About Drug Updates to Better Inform PatientsDecember 7th 2016
It is important for pharmacists to stay on top of the latest drug safety communications from the FDA, which has provided numerous ways to accomplish that task, according to a presentation at the ASHP Midyear 2016 Clinical Meeting and Exhibition.
Intradepartmental Hospital Groups: Central to Identifying, Troubleshooting Problem AreasDecember 5th 2016
Intradepartmental hospital pharmacy groups can play a key role in helping to identify and troubleshoot problem areas, according to a presentation at the ASHP Midyear 2016 Clinical Meeting and Exhibition.
ASHP Midyear: Pharmacists Can Take Lead on Addressing Opioid CrisisDecember 5th 2016
Collaboration between physicians, patients, and pharmacists is essential for addressing the public health crisis of opioid misuse and overdose in the United States, according to a presentation at the ASHP Midyear 2016 Clinical Meeting and Exhibition.
Could Early Research on Platypus, Echidna Venom Lead to New Diabetes Treatments?December 2nd 2016
A hormone produced in the venom of the platypus and echidnas holds future potential to provide clues about treating diabetes, according to a study published in the Nature journal Scientific Reports.