Elder Care

June 16, 2017

Medication Therapy Management: Status Overview, Innovation, and Practice Resources

In spite of technology and the public’s broad and expanding access to drug and disease information on the Internet, there is a demand for interpretation and application.

April 21, 2017

Migraine Headache: Connection to TIA and Ischemic Stroke?

In migraine patients, especially those who have migraines with aura, pharmacists should emphasize identification and treatment of modifiable vascular risk factors, such as smoking, hypertension, diabetes, and hypercholesterolemia.

 

February 16, 2017

Myocardial Infarction in Women: Milder Symptoms, Aspirin, and Angioplasty

While positive outcomes with drugs and treatments require prompt intervention, ideally at the first sign of distress, about one-third of women do not experience chest pain when having a heart attack.