Despite the introduction of newer anticoagulants, IV unfractionated heparin is one of the most commonly used parenteral anticoagulants for preventing and treating venous thromboembolism
This technology is an encouraging step forward in drug delivery and formulation design.
It is imperative to recognize the signs of an overdose and administer an antidote quickly.
Personalized medicine allows healthcare professionals to dose patients appropriately.
Given the complexities of current surgery processes, the presence of a pharmacist on the multidisciplinary team is vital to the overall success of the perioperative period.
An increasingly popular pain management strategy is the use of noncontrolled topical agents.
Recent research points to a possible association between vitamin D deficiency and chronic pain.