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Tomorrow's pharmacist blog

Entering the world of work

Posted by: Hiran PragMon, 16 Sep 2013

A potential new cancer treatment target, straight out of the ECM

Posted by: Sophie KhatibTue, 10 Sep 2013

When reading about the use of hyaluronic acid in osteoarthritis, I started to look into hyaluronan and found that it is normally present in synovial fluid and is a component of the extracellular matrix.  It has a significant role in cell proliferation and migration.  Immediately, this links in my brain to cancer biology and the potential role in malignancy. 

Hospital work experience: medicines information

Posted by: Helen CaleyMon, 9 Sep 2013

On a hospital summer placement I spent time in the hospital’sMedicines Information Office. This was a regional centre where they had to becareful not to take calls from outside of the region which required a goodknowledge of regional geography. The particular centre I visited receivedapproximately 200 inquiries a month and was open to members of the public, GPs,

The next pharmacy scandal

Posted by: Ranveer BasseySun, 1 Sep 2013

Pharmacy has had more than its fair shareof scandal recently.  It began with inappropriatesales of over-the-counter medicines, then moved on to several variants of thespecials procurement theme.  I thinkthere's another area pharmacy needs to be more vigilant of: patient confidentiality.

Becoming the Responsible Pharmacist..

Posted by: Connie PringleMon, 26 Aug 2013

So here I am,breaking the silence and rising from a black hole of absent blogs as a full-onpharmacist!

US vs UK; the Obesity Epidemic

Posted by: Emily HardakerMon, 19 Aug 2013

 

Haemolytic Uraemic Syndrome

Posted by: Sophie KhatibMon, 19 Aug 2013

ONtrack (review)

Posted by: Ranveer BasseyFri, 16 Aug 2013

Preregs have a number of resources available to help them pass the registration exam.  The list includes workbooks, workshops, mockpapers, books and websites.  But few areas authoritative and useful as ONtrack,

A view from the PJ letters archive

Posted by: Ranveer BasseyMon, 12 Aug 2013

I recently stumbled across the PJ archive and promptly got lostsomewhere in a 1999 version of pharmacy as depicted by readers' letters.

Passing the registration exam and becoming a Pharmacist!

Posted by: Ayla AtalarThu, 1 Aug 2013

 am happy, proud, excited, delighted and surprised to say that I have passed the registration exam and am on the way to becoming a Pharmacist! I still cannot believe I have made it and it has almost been a week since I found out. Seeing my name on the pass list brought up so many emotions from all the hard work five years has produced.

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