March 2018

Augmented Renal Clearance and the Impact on Antimicrobial Therapy

March 21, 2018

Infectious Diseases Focus

Whether practicing pharmacy in the ambulatory or inpatient setting, professionals devote a substantial amount of energy and time to appropriate dosing of medications for renal impairment.

Key Points From the 2016 NIOSH List of Antineoplastic and Hazardous Drugs in Health Care Settings

March 20, 2018

Safe Handling

In response to the numerous concerns regarding antineoplastic drugs and other medications that may threaten the health of patients and health care workers, the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) developed a list, updated biennially, of hazardous drugs.

New Insulin Products and Best Practices

March 16, 2018

Clinical Care Focus

Even with many new developments over the past century, the coordinated use of blood glucose monitors, diabetes medications, and insulin to manage the disease may be too intricate for some patients.

An Introduction From New Editor-in-Chief Curtis E. Haas, PharmD, FCCP

March 15, 2018

Editor’s Note

We face many challenges in this very dynamic practice environment, with the prospects of declining revenue, increasing costs, major changes in reimbursement models, and ever-increasing demands on departments of pharmacy to positively affect drug-related outcomes and quality of care.