Elder Care

October 13, 2017

U.S. Medical Product Integrity: Protecting Older Adults

To enhance global medical-product quality and supply-chain security, an FDA toolkit—one of many resources—addresses issues ranging from a drug‘s raw materials to its use by patients.

August 18, 2017

Nocturia in Older Adults: Highlighting Nocturnal Polyuria

Chronic illnesses and many common medications contribute to this syndrome. with potentially serious consequences, such as falls, in older adults.
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.