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Patients taking a loop diuretic can be considered relevant for a medicines use review (MUR) if they fall into the national target group of patients...
16/05/2019 1
Pharmacists James Tibbs (right) and Liam O'Sullivan run a travel clinic in AR Pharmacy
Travel health clinics can boost the income of pharmacies, while supporting patients. But to remain relevant they need to adapt to changes in their...
16/05/2019 0
Many pharmacists say MURs benefit patient care, but could be improved
MURs may have been introduced in 2005 to boost patients’ medicine compliance, but many pharmacists think that while they offer value to patients,...
09/05/2019 18
Taking services out of the pharmacy helps Mr Williams connect with hard-to-reach patients
For this podcast, editor James Waldron spoke to Ade Williams, superintendent of the multi-C+D Award winning Bedminster Pharmacy in Bristol, to...
09/05/2019 5
A study examined prescribing of four drug classes, including statins
In the UK, almost one in eight (13%) general practices dispense medicines. In sparsely populated rural areas, dispensing doctors are sometimes the...
03/05/2019 20
NHS England says hub-and-spoke will increase the efficiency of dispensing
Rumours have swirled around the possibility of NHS England making a renewed push to expand the use of hub-and-spoke dispensing since the start of the...
03/05/2019 7
Some pharmacy professionals say students will welcome the reduced loan burden
The revelation that a proposal for a five-year pharmacist apprenticeship scheme was under consultation was met by responses ranging from support to...
25/04/2019 19
Dear Seema Kennedy MP, On behalf of Chemist+Druggist (C+D), I would like to congratulate you on your appointment as minister with responsibility for...
24/04/2019 0
Pharmacists would train as apprentices on placements hosted by pharmacy companies
Last week, C+D reported that a proposal for a five-year pharmacist apprenticeship scheme was under consultation, which was met by a sector-wide...
18/04/2019 12
Patients with hayfever can download an app to track symptoms
Almost half of UK adults (44%) have at least one allergy, according to charity Allergy UK. The numbers are rising, with hospital admissions for...
18/04/2019 2

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