Integrated Pharmacy Research and Practice

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List of Papers (Total 52)

Current perspectives on pharmacist home visits: do we keep reinventing the wheel?

Current perspectives on pharmacist home visits: do we keep reinventing the wheel? Priti S Flanagan,1,2 Andrea Barns1 1Pharmacy Community Programs, Lower Mainland Pharmacy Services, Langley, BC, Canada; 2Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada Abstract: The scope of clinical pharmacy services available in outpatient settings...

Community pharmacy Medicines Use Review: current challenges

Community pharmacy Medicines Use Review: current challenges Asam Latif School of Health Sciences, Queen’s Medical Centre, The University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK Abstract: With a growing aging population, the appropriate, effective, and safe use of medicines is a global health policy priority. One concern is patients’ non-adherence to medicines, which is estimated to be up...

Optimizing medicine use for people who are homebound: an evaluation of a pilot domiciliary Medicine Use Review (dMUR) service in England

Optimizing medicine use for people who are homebound: an evaluation of a pilot domiciliary Medicine Use Review (dMUR) service in England Asam Latif,1 Baguiasri Mandane,2 Emma Anderson,3 Caroline Barraclough,3 Samantha Travis4 1School of Health Sciences, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK; 2University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, Leicester, UK; 3Centre for Pharmacy...

Identification of the benefits, enablers and barriers to integrating junior pharmacists into the ward team within one UK-based hospital

Identification of the benefits, enablers and barriers to integrating junior pharmacists into the ward team within one UK-based hospital Man Yui Hung,1 David John Wright,2 Jeanette Blacklock,2 Richard John Needle1,2 1Pharmacy Department, Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust, Colchester, 2School of Pharmacy, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK Introduction: A high...

Methylphenidate extended-release oral suspension for the treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: a practical guide for pharmacists

Methylphenidate extended-release oral suspension for the treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: a practical guide for pharmacists Joshua Caballero,1 Edress H Darsey,2 Faith Walters,2 Heidi W Belden2 1Department of Clinical and Administrative Sciences, College of Pharmacy, Larkin Health Sciences Institute, Miami, FL, 2Pfizer Inc, New York, NY, USA Abstract...

Opinion of hospital pharmacy practitioners toward the Continuing Pharmacy Education program: a study from a tertiary care hospital in central Nepal

Opinion of hospital pharmacy practitioners toward the Continuing Pharmacy Education program: a study from a tertiary care hospital in central Nepal Ramesh Sharma Poudel,1 Rano Mal Piryani,2 Shakti Shrestha,3 Roshan Chaurasiya,1 Bed Prakash Niure1 1Hospital Pharmacy, Chitwan Medical College Teaching Hospital, Chitwan, Nepal, 2Health Professionals Education and Research Centre...

Does an integrated information technology system provide support for community pharmacists undertaking Discharge Medicines Reviews? An exploratory study

Does an integrated information technology system provide support for community pharmacists undertaking Discharge Medicines Reviews? An exploratory study Efthymia Mantzourani,1 Cheryl M Way,2 Karen L Hodson1 1College of Biomedical and Life Sciences, Cardiff School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Cardiff University, 2NHS Wales Informatics Service, Cardiff, Wales, UK...

The role of community pharmacists in patient counseling and health education: a survey of their knowledge and level of involvement in relation to type 2 diabetes mellitus

The role of community pharmacists in patient counseling and health education: a survey of their knowledge and level of involvement in relation to type 2 diabetes mellitus Daniel Asfaw Erku,1,* Sewunet Admasu Belachew,1 Abebe Basazn Mekuria,2 Kaleab Taye Haile,3 Begashaw Melaku Gebresillassie,1 Henok Getachew Tegegn,1 Asnakew Achaw Ayele1,* 1Department of Clinical Pharmacy...

Addressing varenicline adherence through repackaging in a dose administration aid

Addressing varenicline adherence through repackaging in a dose administration aid Aaron D Drovandi, Sherryl G Robertson, Bunmi S Malau-Aduli, Peta Ann Teague, Beverley D Glass College of Medicine and Dentistry, James Cook University, Townsville, QLD, Australia Background: Ensuring adherence to prescribed smoking cessation medications, such as Champix® (varenicline), is essential...

Defining pharmacy and its practice: a conceptual model for an international audience

Defining pharmacy and its practice: a conceptual model for an international audience SL Scahill,1 M Atif,2 ZU Babar,3,4 1School of Management, Massey Business School, Massey University, Albany, Auckland, New Zealand; 2Pharmacy School, The Islamia University of Bahawalpur, Bahawalpur, Pakistan; 3School of Pharmacy, University of Huddersfield, Huddersfield, England, UK; 4School of...

Role of the community pharmacist in emergency contraception counseling and delivery in the United States: current trends and future prospects

Role of the community pharmacist in emergency contraception counseling and delivery in the United States: current trends and future prospects Sally Rafie,1 Rebecca H Stone,2 Tracey A Wilkinson,3 Laura M Borgelt,4,5 Shareen Y El-Ibiary,6 Denise Ragland7 1Department of Pharmacy, UC San Diego Health, San Diego, CA, 2Department of Clinical and Administrative Pharmacy, University of...

Pharmacovigilance: pharmacists’ perspective on spontaneous adverse drug reaction reporting

Pharmacovigilance: pharmacists’ perspective on spontaneous adverse drug reaction reporting Muhammad Abdul Hadi,1 Chin Fen Neoh,2 Rosdi M Zin,3 Mahmoud E Elrggal,4 Ejaz Cheema4 1School of Healthcare, Faculty of Medicine and Health, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK; 2Collaborative Drug Discovery Research Group, Faculty of Pharmacy, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Puncak Alam, Salangor...

Review of community pharmacy services: what is being performed, and where are the opportunities for improvement?

Review of community pharmacy services: what is being performed, and where are the opportunities for improvement? Brittany L Melton, Zoe Lai Department of Pharmacy Practice, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS, USA Objective: The aim of this review was to assess pharmacist and pharmacy services being provided and identify opportunities to improve patient satisfaction.Methods...

Clinical relevancy and determinants of potential drug–drug interactions in chronic kidney disease patients: results from a retrospective analysis

Clinical relevancy and determinants of potential drug–drug interactions in chronic kidney disease patients: results from a retrospective analysis Ahsan Saleem,1,2 Imran Masood,1 Tahir Mehmood Khan3 1Department of Pharmacy, The Islamia University of Bahawalpur, Bahawalpur, Pakistan; 2Pharmacy Services Department, Integrated Medical Center, The Aga Khan University Hospital, Lahore...

Preventing drug-related adverse events following hospital discharge: the role of the pharmacist

Preventing drug-related adverse events following hospital discharge: the role of the pharmacist Justine Nicholls,1 Craig MacKenzie,1 Rhiannon Braund2 1Dunedin Hospital Pharmacy, 2School of Pharmacy, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand Abstract: Transition of care (ToC) points, and in particular hospital admission and discharge, can be associated with an increased risk of...

Antihypertensive drug prescription patterns and their impact on outcome of blood pressure in Ethiopia: a hospital-based cross-sectional study

Antihypertensive drug prescription patterns and their impact on outcome of blood pressure in Ethiopia: a hospital-based cross-sectional study Tadesse Melaku Abegaz, Yonas Getaye Tefera, Tamrat Befekadu Abebe Department of Clinical Pharmacy, School of Pharmacy, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia Background: Irrational prescription is...

Role of the pharmacist in reducing healthcare costs: current insights

Role of the pharmacist in reducing healthcare costs: current insights Kieran Dalton, Stephen Byrne Pharmaceutical Care Research Group, School of Pharmacy, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland Abstract: Global healthcare expenditure is escalating at an unsustainable rate. Money spent on medicines and managing medication-related problems continues to grow. The high prevalence of...

The role of the pharmacist in the management of type 2 diabetes: current insights and future directions

The role of the pharmacist in the management of type 2 diabetes: current insights and future directions Jeffery David Hughes,1 Yosi Wibowo,2 Bruce Sunderland,1 Kreshnik Hoti1,3 1School of Pharmacy, Curtin University, Perth, WA, Australia; 2Centre for Medicines Information and Pharmaceutical Care (CMIPIC), Faculty of Pharmacy, Universitas Surabaya, Surabaya, Indonesia; 3Department...

Benefit of hospital pharmacy intervention on the current status of dry powder inhaler technique in patients with asthma and COPD: a study from the Central Development Region, Nepal

Benefit of hospital pharmacy intervention on the current status of dry powder inhaler technique in patients with asthma and COPD: a study from the Central Development Region, Nepal Ramesh Sharma Poudel,1 Rano Mal Piryani,2 Shakti Shrestha,3 Aastha Prajapati1 1Hospital Pharmacy, 2Department of Internal Medicine, Chitwan Medical College Teaching Hospital, 3Department of Pharmacy...

Abuse of over-the-counter medicines: a pharmacist’s perspective

Abuse of over-the-counter medicines: a pharmacist’s perspective Sujit S Sansgiry, Archita H Bhansali, Shweta S Bapat, Qingqing Xu Pharmaceutical Health Outcomes and Policy, College of Pharmacy, University of Houston, Houston, TX, USA Abstract: Self-care and self-medication practices are essential components of any health care systems. The use of over-the-counter (OTC) medications...

Clients’ perception and satisfaction toward service provided by pharmacy professionals at a teaching hospital in Ethiopia

Clients’ perception and satisfaction toward service provided by pharmacy professionals at a teaching hospital in Ethiopia Adane Teshome Kefale, Gebru Hagos Atsebah, Teshale Ayele Mega Department of Pharmacy, College of Health Sciences, Mizan-Tepi University, Mizan-Aman, Ethiopia Background: Evaluation of client’s perception and satisfaction with pharmacy services is important to...

Telepharmacy: a pharmacist’s perspective on the clinical benefits and challenges [Corrigendum]

Telepharmacy: a pharmacist’s perspective on the clinical benefits and challenges [Corrigendum] Poudel A, Nissen LM. Integr Pharm Res Pract. 2016;5:75–82. On page 81, please note reference number 32 was missing from the References section. 32. Traynor K. Remote technician supervision up and runningin Kansas. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2012;69(4):273–274. Read the original article

Telepharmacy: a pharmacist’s perspective on the clinical benefits and challenges

Telepharmacy: a pharmacist’s perspective on the clinical benefits and challenges Arjun Poudel, Lisa M Nissen School of Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Health, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, QLD, Australia Abstract: The use of information and telecommunication technologies has expanded at a rapid rate, which has a strong influence on healthcare delivery in many...

Prescription opioid abuse: pharmacists’ perspective and response

Prescription opioid abuse: pharmacists’ perspective and response Gerald Cochran,1,2 Valerie Hruschak,2 Brooke DeFosse,3 Kenneth C Hohmeier3 1Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, 2School of Social Work, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, 3Department of Clinical Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN, USA Abstract: Opioid medication...

Optimizing care transitions: the role of the community pharmacist

Optimizing care transitions: the role of the community pharmacist Karleen T Melody, Elizabeth McCartney, Sanchita Sen, Gladys Duenas Department of Pharmacy Practice, Philadelphia College of Pharmacy, University of the Sciences, Philadelphia, PA, USA Abstract: Transitions of care (TOC) refer to the movement of patients across institutions, among providers, between different levels...