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2014-11-03 08:27:44

Of those, 83% should be considered for pharmacotherapy, 23% could be candidates for bariatric surgery BOSTON, Nov.

2014-09-29 16:26:02

CHICAGO, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pharmacists have an important role in ensuring that clinical trials are conducted according to good clinical trials practices.

2014-01-08 11:41:42

Extended treatment with the smoking cessation drug varenicline (Chantix) significantly improved the ability of individuals with serious mental illness to maintain abstinence from tobacco after a standard 12-week course of treatment.

2013-12-20 13:32:03

The 2009 costs of antibiotics covered by private insurance companies in the U.S. for children younger than 10 years old were estimated to be more than five times higher than the costs in the United Kingdom (U.K.), which are covered by a government universal health plan.

2013-05-13 13:13:39

As hospitals look for ways to improve patient satisfaction and boost their Medicare reimbursement, a Henry Ford Hospital study found that an inpatient pharmacist-directed anticoagulation service (PDAS) might be an unexpected opportunity.

2013-05-03 23:00:11

A recent study by pediatricians from the Cohen Children’s Medical Center of New York examined to what extent pediatric physicians adhere to American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) clinical guidelines

2012-01-06 09:59:50

In the United States, the cost paid for statins (drugs to lower cholesterol) in people under the age of 65 who have private insurance is approximately 400 percent higher than comparable costs paid by the government in the United Kingdom (U.K.).

2011-08-02 21:00:19

Patients with military-related, chronic posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and symptoms that were not improved with use of an antidepressant medication did not experience a reduction in PTSD symptoms with use of the antipsychotic medication risperidone.

2011-06-13 00:00:28

The one-stop pharmacology reference for health science students is now available in a third edition written expressly for the Australasian region. Sydney, New South Wales (PRWEB) June 13, 2011 Elsevier Australia has released a fully-updated local edition of popular pharmacology textbook, Pharmacology for Health Professionals. Expertly authored by Bronwen Bryant and Kathleen Knights, this third edition builds on the success of its predecessors, and reinforces the title’s renown as the...


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