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The underlying personality traits of pharmacists and doctors may help explain why working together is such a challenge.
At the 2016 Sigma conference, John Zucker and Paul Gershlick, from law firm Veale Wasbrough Vizards, spoke with four independent community pharmacists about how they are helping their businesses thrive in spite of the challenges facing the sector.
At a recent debate at the Royal Pharmaceutical Society annual conference, pharmacists discussed whether homeopathic medicines should be sold from community pharmacies.
In a skit at Sigma conference in Aamby Valley City, John Zucker and Ash Pandya discussed how to make changes to your pharmacy. Emma Page describes their advice.
The annual Sigma conference, this year held in Aamby Valley City, India, provided an opportunity for pharmacists to discuss how to improve their pharmacies for the benefit of their patients and their businesses.
If you’ve been thinking about submitting your application for the RPS Faculty, these tips may serve as a helpful starting point
If patients knew how much their medicines had cost the NHS, would they be more or less likely to take them? If they knew how much a visit to the A&E cost, would they be more or less likely to go?
Some people who visit the doctor with a cough or sore throat might have already tried to treat it themselves with over-the-counter remedies and waited around a week for it to clear, before deciding that it is serious enough to warrant a GP visit. Once they do visit a GP, they might request antibiotics.