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Clinical Pharmacist

Opinion

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Why stopping inappropriate medicines in elderly patients is so importantSubscription

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Pharmacists need to be bolder when it comes to recommending that unnecessary medicines be stopped in elderly patients.

News feature

Aspirin is one of the most common drugs with an estimated 700 to 1,000 clinical trials conducted each year

A history of aspirinSubscription

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Aspirin was one of the first drugs to come into common usage and it still one of the most researched drugs in the world, with an estimated 700 to 1,000 clinical trials conducted each year.

Learning and CPD

Stephen Hawking, who suffers from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, during a TED conference

What is amyotrophic lateral sclerosis?Subscription

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The ‘ice bucket challenge’ was started to raise awareness of ALS; find out more about this fatal neurodegenerative condition.

Borderline personality disorder and mental health

Borderline personality disorder: managementSubscription

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Although a wide variety of psychotropic medicines are used for borderline personality disorder, there is a weak evidence base and treatment is controversial.

Man in corner with borderline personality disorder

Borderline personality disorder: diagnosis, clinical features and pathophysiologySubscription

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People with borderline personality disorder often have difficulties in maintaining social relationships and they have a high risk of suicide.

Columnist

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Working together to improve prescribingSubscription

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How interprofessional peer support will be promoted by the newly-expanded Association for Prescribers to improve the quality of prescribing across all healthcare settings.

Update

Clinical Pharmacist's monthly news round-up: the top 10 in September 2014Subscription

What has been happening in the world of pharmacy? Here’s our pick of must-read news from the past month…

Clinical Pharmacist

September 2014, Vol 6, No 7

Cover Story:

Borderline personality disorder is the most common personality disorder. It is characterised by a pattern of impulsiveness and mood instability and people suffering often have difficulties in maintaining social relationships and they have a high risk of suicide.

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