Issue : The Pharmaceutical Journal, 5 April 2014, Vol 292, No 7804
Managing interactions with omeprazole Subscription
A 30-year-old man comes into the pharmacy complaining of recurrent attacks of heartburn. He tells you that the symptoms are worse after large meals, and especially bad when he lies down. He has no history of other gastrointestinal conditions.
How to organise a successful conference Subscription
Want to organise a professional meeting but not know where to start? Sejal Parekh and Giovanni Satta share tips gathered while organising a conference for their NHS trust
Inspections over time Subscription
I was interested to read of the debate about unannounced inspections of pharmacies (PJ 2014;292:187).
Engage with mental illness Subscription
It was refreshing to see the attention you gave to schizophrenia (PJ 2014;292:342). It would be great to see pharmacists engaging with the condition. Does anyone really know, though, how to address these serious mental illnesses?
Benefits of placebo Subscription
I read with interest Jeanette Stafford’s letter on placebos and homoeopathy (PJ, 8 March 2014, p262).
RPS & Gazette (5 April 2014) Subscription
This week’s Your RPS includes: Entries for Pharmaceutical Care Awards now invited Faculty grows, with 53 new members In the media: BBC Watchdog Test House, ITV Daybreak Welsh view from the front line: sharing best practice
Fifty-three new pharmacists have been accepted as members of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society’s Faculty, it was announced this week.
Prescription products: April 2014 Subscription
22/29 March 2014
SPC changes: April 2014 Subscription
05 April 2014 Ciclosporin
Intravenous fluid therapy Subscription
The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence has published a set of draft standards to help the NHS “raise its game” and ensure adults who need fluids through a drip get the safest possible care.