MTM

November 17, 2016

Barriers to Counseling Patients With Mental Health Disorders

A range of obstacles may deter pharmacists from counseling patients with mental illness.

October 14, 2016

Medication Therapy Management in Hospitalized Elderly Patients: A Focus on OTC Agents

Despite widespread use, many patients and healthcare professionals are not fully aware of the potential adverse events associated with OTC drugs.

August 18, 2016

For Men Only

Pharmacists can provide MTM services that benefit patients with prostate cancer, the second most common type of cancer in men.
April 14, 2016

Norovirus Infection and Outbreaks

Highly contagious and environmentally stable, strains of this viral pathogen are now the leading cause of diarrheal diseases across all age groups.

February 17, 2016

Pharmacists Prescribing Birth Control

Oregon is the first state to allow pharmacists to prescribe hormonal contraceptives directly to women.

February 17, 2016

Role of Vitamin D Deficiency in Heart Disease

Despite evidence that lacking this fat-soluble secosteroid might contribute to CVD, more clinical studies are needed to identify the cause and effect.

December 14, 2015

Dissecting Alcoholic Liver Disease

Effective treatment approaches depend on the type and severity of the disease.

November 16, 2015

Hoarding Disorder: Diagnosis and Treatment

Hoarding is a behavior that can vary from mild to life-threatening. Hoarding disorder can be treated with pharmacotherapy, psychotherapy, or both.

October 16, 2015

Medication Therapy Management Challenges in Patients With Diabetes: A Systematic Review

Providing medication therapy management (MTM) for patients with diabetes presents many challenges.
September 15, 2015

Pros and Cons of Calcium Supplements

Supplementation may help prevent fractures, but can also harm those with preexisting conditions.