Pharmacy Practice 2014 contents

Pharmacy Practice Vol 12, No 1 (2014)

EDITORIAL
Open access, predatory publishing and peer-review
Fernando Fernandez-Llimos

ORIGINAL RESEARCH
Management of acute diarrhea in children by community pharmacists in Lagos, Nigeria
Patricia U. Ogbo, Bolajoko A. Aina, Roseline I. Aderemi-Williams

Pharmacy Students’ Perspective on a Dual Degree PharmD/MPH Program at a Large Metropolitan School of Pharmacy
Carol W. Holtzman, Nicole M. Sifontis

Medication discrepancies despite pharmacist led medication reconciliation: the challenges of maintaining an accurate medication list in primary care
Autumn Stewart, Kevin J. Lynch

A qualitative study exploring public perceptions on the role of community pharmacists in Dubai
Ibrahim K. Rayes, Mohamed A. Hassali, Abduelmula R. Abduelkarem

Cost evaluation of therapeutic drug monitoring of gentamicin at a teaching hospital in Malaysia
Mohamed I. Ibrahim, Hisham E. Abdelrahim, Ab F. Ab Rahman

Becoming a pharmacist: the role of curriculum in professional identity formation
Christy Noble, Ian Coombes, Paul N. Shaw, Lisa Nissen, Alexandra Clavarino

Perceptions of prescription warning labels within an underserved population
Olayinka O. Shiyanbola, Brittney A. Meyer, Michelle R. Locke, Sara Wettergreen

Using scenarios to test the appropriateness of pharmacist prescribing in asthma management
Tamer Hanna, Beata Bajorek, Kate S. LeMay, Carol L. Armour

 

Pharmacy Practice Vol 12, No 2 (2014)

REVIEW
Pharmacists implementing transitions of care in inpatient, ambulatory and community practice settings [erratum in Pharm Pract (Granada): 2014;12(3):508]
Sanchita Sen, Jane F. Bowen, Valerie S. Ganetsky, Diane Hadley, Karleen Melody, Shelley Otsuka, Radha Vanmali, Tyan Thomas

ORIGINAL RESEARCH
Assessing the Adherence to and the Therapeutic Effectiveness of Hypolipidemic Agents in a Population of Patients in Brazil: a Retrospective Cohort Study
Cassia Cunico, Geraldo Picheth, Cassyano J. Correr, Marileia Scartezini

High prescription of antimicrobials in a rural district hospital in India
Gerardo Alvarez-Uria, Seeba Zachariah, Dixon Thomas

Course experiences, satisfaction and career intent of final year pre-registration Australian pharmacy students
Grace Shen, Romano Fois, Lisa Nissen, Bandana Saini

PERSYVE – Design and validation of a questionnaire about adverse effects of antihypertensive drugs
Daniela Duarte-Silva, Adolfo Figueiras, Maria T. Herdeiro, Antonio Teixeira Rodrigues, Fabio Silva Branco, Jorge Polonia, Isabel V. Figueiredo

Maternal outcomes of magnesium sulphate and diazepam use in women with severe pre-eclampsia and eclampsia in Ethiopia
Gizat Molla Kassie, Dereje Negussie, Jemal Hussien Ahmed

A cross-sectional study of applied bioethical reasoning in pharmacy students and preceptors
Lauren S. Schlesselman

Influenza vaccination in patients with diabetes: disparities in prevalence between African Americans and Whites.
liqa Athamneh, Sujit S. Sansgiry

Anti-hypertensive medicines prescribing for medical outpatients in a premier teaching hospital in Nigeria: a probable shift of paradigm
Unyime I. Eshiet, Kazeem B. Yusuff

 

Pharmacy Practice Vol 12, No 3 (2014)

ORIGINAL RESEARCH
Knowledge of self-care among type 2 diabetes patients in two states of Nigeria
Idongesit L. Jackson, Maxwell O. Adibe, Matthew J. Okonta, Chinwe V. Ukwe

Pharmaceutical Care Education in Kuwait: Pharmacy Students Perspectives
Maram G. Katoue, Abdelmoneim I. Awad, Terry L. Schwinghammer, Samuel B. Kombian

Do free or low-cost antibiotic promotions alter prescription filling habits?
Jeremy Joslin, Susan Marie Wojcik, Andrew Fisher, William D Grant

A retrospective analysis of intravenous acetaminophen use in spinal surgery patients
April N. Smith, Vie C. Hoefling

Description of a practice model for pharmacist medication review in a general practice setting
Mette Brandt, Jesper Hallas, Trine Graabæk, Anton Pottegård

How do Danish community pharmacies vary in engaging customers in medicine dialogues at the counter – an observational study
Susanne Kaae, Sahdia Sahleem, Maria Kristiansen

Cost-utility analysis of genotype-guided antiplatelet therapy in patients with moderate-to-high risk acute coronary syndrome and planned percutaneous coronary intervention
Vardhaman Patel, Fang-Ju Lin, Olaitan Ojo, Sapna Rao, Shengsheng Yu, Lin Zhan, Daniel R. Touchette

Extending role by Japanese pharmacists after training for performing vital signs monitoring
Fujiko Hasegawa, Kenji Hazama, Shunya Ikeda, Hiroshi Takeda

Pharmacy Apps: a new frontier on the digital landscape?
Michael J. Davies, Matthew Collings, William Fletcher, Hassan Mujtaba

 

Pharmacy Practice Vol 12, No 4 (2014)

REVIEW
Review of metformin and glyburide in the management of gestational diabetes
Dana G. Carroll, Kristi W. Kelley

ORIGINAL RESEARCH
Impact of pharmaceutical counseling in minor health problems in rural Portugal
Raquel Coelho, Filipa A. Costa

Validation of the parental knowledge and attitude towards antibiotic usage and resistance among children in Tetovo, the Republic of Macedonia
Edita Alili-Idrizi, Merita Dauti, Ledjan Malaj

Exploring consumer understanding and preferences for pharmacy quality information
Olayinka O. Shiyanbola, Jane R. Mort

Health care professionals’ perspectives on automated multi-dose drug dispensing
Carola Bardage, Anders Ekedahl, Lena Ring

Patients’ beliefs about generic medicines in Malaysia
Zhi Y. Wong, Mohamed A. Hassali, Alian A. Alrasheedy, Fahad Saleem, Abdul H. Yahaya, Hisham Aljadhey

Defining ‘elderly’ in clinical practice guidelines for pharmacotherapy
Shamsher Singh, Beata Bajorek

Economic evaluation of enhanced asthma management: a systematic review
Yee Vern Yong, Asrul A. Shafie

Impact of a community-based diabetes self-management program on key metabolic parameters
Courtney Johnson, Janelle F. Ruisinger, Jessica Bates, Brian J. Barnes

Trends in pharmacy staff’s perception of patient safety in Swedish community pharmacies after re-regulation of conditions
Sofia Kälvemark Sporrong, Annika Nordén-Hägg