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Insulin Drug Prices Are on the Rise and States Want AnswersSeveral state attorneys general are asking pointed questions about why insulin prices are rising.
Know the benefits of adopting neuroimaging
Know the benefits of adopting neuroimagingNeuroimaging can help ODs better treat patients with possible tumor, vascular disorder, or demyelinating disease. CT scans are used for bone fractures and vascular disorders as well as orbital and pituitary tumors. MRIs are best gliomas and menigiomas and screening for vascular disorders. Communicate to radiology patient history and what you are trying to rule out when ordering tests.
ISMP Issues Alert, Urges Pharmacist Intervention
ISMP Issues Alert, Urges Pharmacist InterventionDiabetes patients are making fatal errors with their insulin pens—pharmacists can help.
ISMP issues insulin pen warning after patient deathMore education is needed for diabetic patients after a patient died from incorrectly using an insulin pen, according to a new warning from the Institute for Safe Medication Practices.
High-Alert Medications
High-Alert MedicationsHigh-alert drugs pose a significant threat to patient safety. There are safeguards that pharmacists should put in place to reduce the risk.
Top solutions to lower drug pricesPBMs partnering with pharmacies and drug makers may have a solution to nonadherence due to high pharma costs.
The Top 10 Wackiest Pharmacy Stories From the 70s: Part 3
The Top 10 Wackiest Pharmacy Stories From the 70s: Part 3Pharmacy never changes in the final part of our “Best of the 70s” series.
Top 7 Worst Customer Stories
Top 7 Worst Customer StoriesThe worst of the worst customers that our readers have had the (dis)pleasure of helping.
Partnership aims to make insulin more affordableCVS, Novo Nordisk launch a prescription savings program to help patients afford essential medications.
Nine ways to help diabetic patients complyGetting diabetic patients to adhere to medication and dietary changes can be difficult. Here are some tips from experts.