Pharmacist Rounds: Hypertensive Crisis in the Health System

April 01, 2009

Pharmacy Times

Understanding the difference between hypertensive urgency and hypertensive emergency is essential to initiating patient appropriate treatment in a timely. This article reviews targeted therapies for both.

New Guidelines Promote Better Management of Diabetes

April 01, 2009

Pharmacy Times

Diabetes affects a large portion of the population. Therefore, clinicians need to continue to increase awareness about diabetes, the risk factors associated with the disease, and the importance of ongoing medical care.

Ophthalmic Disorders

April 01, 2009

Pharmacy Times

Many eye disorders are appropriate for self-treatment, and patients should be thoroughly counseled on OTC product selection, proper administration, and duration of use.