When it comes to developing policy, politicians should heed the best available evidence. Election promises should be no different.
Clinical trials and tribulationsSubscription
A shake-up of the way clinical trials are conducted is on the horizon, with the aim of improving access to medicines.
Ahead of the UK public going to the polls on 7 May in the 2015 general election, the three largest political parties in Westminster respond to questions on the big issues in healthcare and pharmacy.
There are 496 distance-selling pharmacy websites currently registered in the UK. What do pharmacists who want to set up their own online pharmacy need to know?
Supporting pharmacist prescribers in the UKSubscription
Holistic service from community pharmacists can reduce fall risk and improve patients’ quality of lifeSubscription
A holistic, community pharmacy-based medicines review service directed at older patients taking four or more medicines can improve quality of life, medicines adherence and reduce the risk of falls, suggests new research.
The European Medicines Agency has confirmed that high doses of ibuprofen and related molecule dexibuprofen carry a small increased risk of cardiovascular diseases.
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Xylitol may not protect teeth from decaySubscription