Concerns about the risk of falls in elderly patients receiving intensive blood pressure treatment may not be warranted, researchers argue.
Patients suffering from cardiac arrest could be given a placebo injection instead of adrenaline as part of a clinical trial.
Scientists have shown how hair growth is restored when T cells responsible for hair loss in alopecia areata are eradicated using ruxolitinib.
Pioneering work creating organ models aims to predict the human response to a protein in order to assess whether it is a suitable drug target.
Pharmacists were among the men and women who served in the First World War, through enlisting in the army, serving on the home front, or maintaining pharmaceutical services.
The idea behind seven-day working is simple: to provide the same level of essential NHS services to all patients seven days a week. In particular, the NHS plan calls for a focus on admission prevention, early diagnosis and intervention, and early supported discharge.
Ways to treat this painful condition that affects almost 900,000 people in the UK and how lifestyle changes can prevent further attacks.
Over-the-counter treatments for athlete's footSubscription
This fungal skin infection is estimated to affect more than 15% of the world’s population. Make sure your pharmacy team knows how to advise patients in managing this common condition.
Acne vulgaris Subscription
Acne affects eight out of ten teenagers and can persist into later life. Pharmacists have a wide range of treatments to offer patients.
Audrey Thompson provides some pharmacy statistics from the Glasgow Commonwealth Games 2014
Helen Middleton describes how she built her RPS Faculty portfolio
Jenny Bryan takes a look at the discovery of carbapenem antibiotics and their role as the last line of defence against drug-resistant Gram-negative bacteria.
Pharmacists should leave quackery in the past and focus on evidence of efficacy when selling over-the-counter drugs.
The dangers of addiction to the opioid, which were not anticipated at the drug’s launch, serve as a reminder that pharmacists always have more to learn.