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Ammonium Lactate–Containing Moisturizers: A Systematic Review 11/17/2014

Patients with diabetes often experience foot complications, such as ulcers, infections, and even amputations.1
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Antidepressant Treatment Concerns and Recommendations for Avoiding Adverse Events 11/17/2014

Adverse drug events are an important factor influencing health outcomes of individuals treated with psychotropic medications.
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Nonpsychotropic Medication-Induced Psychosis 11/17/2014

Many nonpsychiatric medications have the potential to cause neuropsychiatric events ranging from anxiety to psychosis.
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Overview and Management of Anxiety Disorders 11/17/2014

Treatment options include lifestyle modifications, psychotherapy, and pharmacotherapy.


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Psychopathy: A Review for the Pharmacist 11/17/2014

Psychopathy is a serious personality disorder that can have significant negative effects both on individuals and on society.
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The Inpatient With Dementia 11/17/2014

It is often the behavioral symptoms associated with disease progression that lead to hospitalization.


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Treatment of Alcohol Withdrawal Syndrome 11/17/2014

Depending upon the severity of symptoms, patients may be treated in the inpatient or outpatient setting.


Buprenorphine Transdermal Patch: An Overview for Use in Chronic Pain 10/16/2014

This agent may be an alternative for patients with pain severe enough to require around-the-clock, long-term opioid therapy when other options are inadequate.

Cognitive Impairment and Dementia in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus 10/16/2014

Through screening for early detection of cognitive impairment and dementia, patients have a better chance of managing their diabetes at home with provider assistance.


New Changes in Pregnancy and Lactation Labeling 10/16/2014

The proposed rule will replace existing regulations and provide detailed, current information for patients and their providers.


New Drug Review 2014 10/16/2014

This article reviews five new drugs (umeclidinium and vilanterol, vortioxetine, dapagliflozin, luliconazole, sofosbuvir) that were approved by the FDA in the past year.

Review of Selected NMEs 2014 10/16/2014

Five new molecular entities (riociguat, ibrutinib, obinutuzumab, coagulation factor XIII A-subunit [recombinant], collagenase clostridium histolyticum) that were recently approved by the FDA are discussed.

Contribution to Breast Cancer Prevention for Women: A Challenge for Pharmacists 9/17/2014

New guidelines recommend chemoprevention (tamoxifen or raloxifene) for high-risk patients.


Gender Differences in Pharmacokinetics 9/17/2014

Women are underrepresented and gender-specific analysis is uncommon in most clinical trials.


Heart Disease in Women: Different Than in Men? 9/17/2014

It has been suggested that physicians may be misdiagnosing women more often because their symptoms may differ from those experienced by men.

Managing Gestational Diabetes: The Clinical Pharmacist’s Role in a Patient-Centered Medical Home Model 9/17/2014

In this innovative practice model, pharmacists collaborate with women's health providers to educate patients.

Vasectomy: Anesthesia and Postoperative Pain Control 9/17/2014

Surgical techniques are directed at decreasing pain, discomfort, and complications.

Acute Management of Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease 8/20/2014

Managing fluid and electrolytes, anemia, and mineral metabolism is key to optimizing therapy.

Androgen Therapy in Women 8/20/2014

There are no testosterone pills, patches, or gels currently approved by the FDA for treating sexual dysfunction in women.

Drug-Induced Urinary Incontinence 8/20/2014

A number of medications have been proposed as possible causes of drug-induced urinary incontinence, including alpha1-adrenoceptor antagonists, antipsychotics, benzodiazepines, antidepressants, and hormone replacement therapy.
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