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The working lives of pharmacy technicians

Emma Wilkinson investigates the effect of expanding pharmacy technician roles on job satisfaction.

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Tipping the scales: the problem of drug dosing in obese patientsSubscription

As obesity levels rise, pharmacists are finding they need new tools to ensure they adequately tailor the amount of medicine patients receive.

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Appreciating our hard-working pharmacy techniciansSubscription

With concerning levels of pharmacy technician job dissatisfaction, perhaps there is something pharmacists can do to help.

Special report

Staying Well This Winter

Pharmacists are ideally positioned provide to health advice and care to patients during the winter months. Read The Pharmaceutical Journal's special report on managing coughs, colds and flu in the community pharmacy.


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