PAIN MANAGEMENT

August 18, 2017

The Pharmacist’s Role in Pain Management During Transitions of Care

Pharmacists play an important role in pain management as patients transition from one care setting to another by providing such services as medication reconciliation, inpatient services, drug monitoring and assessment, patient and healthcare provider education, discharge counseling, and postdischarge follow-up and planning.
August 18, 2017

Prevention and Treatment of Spider Bites

The United States has only two genera of spiders that are venomous enough to be considered medically relevant.
August 18, 2017

The Community Pharmacist’s Role in Managing Lower Back Pain

The majority of Americans experience lower back pain, and one-quarter of all Americans reported back pain lasting at least 1 day within the previous 90 days.
August 18, 2017

Continuity Amid Change

Pharmacists are on the front line of ensuring healthy outcomes in care transitions.