Pharmacy Practice 2008 contents

Pharmacy Practice Vol 6, No 1 (2008)

An assessment of community pharmacists’ attitudes towards professional practice in the Republic of Moldova
Maria Cordina, Vladimir Safta, Ala Ciobanu, Nina Sautenkova

A drug cost model for injuries due to road traffic accidents
Arthorn Riewpaiboon, Piyanuch Piyauthakit, Witsanuchai Srijariya, Usa Chaikledkaew

Perception of teratogenic and foetotoxic risk by health professionals: a survey in Midi-Pyrenees area
Christine Damase-Michel, Juliette Pichereau, Atul Pathak, Isabelle Lacroix, Jean L. Montastruc

The contribution of a clinical pharmacist to the improvement of medication at a geriatric hospital unit in Norway
Turid Veggeland, Sigurd Dyb

Evaluation of a hospital pharmacy-based pharmaceutical care services for asthma patients
Elkhansa Abdelhamid, Abdelmoneim I. Awad, Abdellatif Gismallah

Pharmacists and Natural Health Products: A systematic analysis of professional responsibilities in Canada
Jennifer Farrell, Nola M. Ries, Heather Boon

Improving outpatient warfarin use for hospitalized patients with atrial fibrillation
Daniel R. Touchette, Margaret E. McGuinness, Steve Stoner, David Shute, Jennifer M. Edwards, Kathy Ketchum

Adverse drug reactions induced by cardiovascular drugs in outpatients
Kheirollah Gholami, Shadi Ziaie, Gloria Shalviri


Pharmacy Practice Vol 6, No 2 (2008)

Informed shared decision making: An exploratory study in pharmacy
Rosemin Kassam, Carlyn Volume-Smith, Simon P. Albon

An economic evaluation of anticipated costs and savings of a behavior change intervention to enhance medication adherence
Philip N. Wiegand, Albert I. Wertheimer

Health information, an area for competition in Swedish pharmacies
Elin C. Larsson, Nina Viberg, Asa Vernby, Johanna Nordmark, Cecilia Stalsby Lundborg

Patient factors associated with hemoglobin A1C change with pioglitazone as adjunctive therapy in type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Mongthuong T. Tran, Thomas Delate, Shakti Bachmann

Evaluation of knowledge base of hospital pharmacists and physicians on herbal medicines in Southwestern Nigeria
Titilayo O. Fakeye, Oluchi Onyemadu

A pilot survey on perceptions and knowledge of generic medicines among consumers in Penang, Malaysia
Nabil A. Al-Gedadi, Mohamed A. Hassali, Asrul A. Shafie

Arkansas pharmacists’ perceptions toward emergency contraception and nonprescription Plan B
Denise Hopkins, Donna West

Automated dose dispensing in Danish primary health care – a technology under construction
Hanne Herborg, Lotte S. Haugbølle, Anne Lee


Pharmacy Practice Vol 6, No 3 (2008)

Pharmacist Perceptions of New Competency Standards
Pagamas Maitreemit, Petcharat Pongcharoensuk, Nattiya Kapol, Edward P. Armstrong

Validation of a survey tool for use in cross-cultural studies
Filipa A. Costa, Catherine Duggan, Ian Bates

Pilot assessment of patient satisfaction and clinical impact of Medicare Part D in diabetic geriatric patients
Sandra L. Kim, Daniel R. Touchette, Jo A. Stubbings, Anne M. Schullo-Feulner, Karen S. Pater

Reduction in the use of benzodiazepines and cyclopyrrolones in general practice
Viggo K. Jørgensen, Birgit S. Toft

Patient-reported outcomes of therapy with two brands of ibuprofen
Lucky L. Nwidu, Joshua F. Eniojukan, Azuka C. Oparah

Developing a generic, individualised adherence programme for chronic medication users
Hanne Herborg, Lotte S. Haugbølle, Lene Sørensen, Charlotte Rossing, Pernille Dam

Behavioural aspects surrounding medicine purchases from pharmacies in Australia
Lynne Emmerton

Health complaints and use of medicines among adolescents in Malta
Rita Darmanin Ellul, Maria Cordina, Anton Buhagiar, Anthony Fenech, Janet Mifsud


Pharmacy Practice Vol 6, No 4 (2008)

Adherence to treatment: what is done in Sweden? Practice, education and research
Björn Södergård

Knowledge and sources of information about medicines among adolescents in Malta
Rita Darmanin Ellul, Maria Cordina, Anton Buhagiar, Anthony Fenech, Janet Mifsud

The PharmWatch programme: challenges to engaging the community pharmacists in Jamaica
Maxine Gossell-Williams, Sarafadeen A. Adebayo

Ability of medical students to calculate drug doses in children after their paediatric attachment
Kazeem A. Oshikoya, Idowu O. Senbanjo, Ayo Soipe

The impact of ethnicity and gender on agreement of severe allergy history between inpatient and outpatient electronic medical records
Kurt Reinhart, Teresa Corbo, Edward Ewen, C. Michael White

The effect of patient satisfaction with pharmacist consultation on medication adherence: an instrumental variable approach
Ning Y. Gu, Yunwei Gai, Joel W. Hay

Health promotion at Swedish pharmacies – views of the staff
Ingeborg Bjorkman, Nina Viberg, Linda Rydberg, Cecilia Stalsby Lundborg

Evaluating the impact of a pre-rotation workshop on student preparation for clinical advanced pharmacy practice experiences
Melissa S. Medina, Jennifer E. Stark, Kimi S. Vesta, Staci M. Lockhart