Pharmacy Practice 2018

Pharmacy Practice Vol 16, No 1 (2018)

EDITORIAL
Scholarly publishing depends on peer reviewers
Fernando Fernandez-Llimos

ORIGINAL RESEARCH
Development and Validation of a Survey Instrument to Measure Factors that Influence Pharmacist Prescribing
Lisa M. Guirguis, Christine A. Hughes, Mark J. Makowsky, Cheryl A. Sadowski, Theresa J. Schindel, Nese Yukesel, Chowdhury F. Faruquee

Type B adverse drug reactions reported by an immunoallergology department
Maria J. Costa, Maria T. Herdeiro, Jorge J. Polónia, Inês Ribeiro-Vaz, Cármen Botelho, Eunice Castro, Josefina Cernadas

Satisfaction of patients receiving value added-services compared to traditional counter service for prescription refills in Malaysia
Boon-Tiang Lau, Abdul-Rani Nurul-Nadiah-Auni, Siew-Yen Ng, Shuen Nie Wong

Health literacy and knowledge in a cohort of Australian patients taking warfarin
Angela Yiu, Beata V. Bajorek

Attitudes towards continuous professional development: a study of pharmacists in Lebanon
Sylvia Saadeh, Fatima Ghazale, Ali Farhat, Souheil Hallit

An assessment of the impact of entrepreneurial skills of community pharmacists on pharmaceutical business performance in Jos metropolis, Nigeria
EIyeseun O. Asieba, Teresa M. Nmadu

Factors associated with smoking cessation success in Lebanon
Zeina A. Bacha, Nelly Layoun, Georges Khayat, Souheil Hallit

Challenges and opportunities of clinical pharmacy services in Ethiopia: a qualitative study from healthcare practitioners’ perspective
Henok G. Tegegn, Ousman A. Abdela, Abebe B. Mekuria, Akshaya S. Bhagavathula, Asnakew A. Ayele

Nigerian pharmacists’ self-perceived competence and confidence to plan and conduct pharmacy practice research
Usman Abubakar, Syed A. Sulaiman, Mohammed N. Usman, Muhammad D. Umar.

 

Pharmacy Practice Vol 16, No 2 (2018)

EDITORIAL
Differences and similarities between Journal Impact Factor and CiteScore
Fernando Fernandez-Llimos

ORIGINAL RESEARCH
Impact of printed antimicrobial stewardship recommendations on early intravenous to oral antibiotics switch practice in district hospitals
Wei Thing Sze, Mei Chieng Kong

Pharmaceutical care in community pharmacies in Jordan: a public survey
Tareq L. Mukattash, Noor H. Bazzi, Khawla Q. Nuseir, Anan S. Jarab, Rana K. Abu-Farha, Maher R. Khdour

Assessing Continuing Education Practices and Preferences amongst Lebanese Hospital Pharmacists
Katia Iskandar, Etwal Bou Raad, Souheil Hallit, Nibal Chamoun, Ulfat Usta, Youssef Akiki, Lamis R. Karaoui, Pascale Salameh, Rony M. Zeenny

Evaluating glycemic control for patient-aligned care team clinical pharmacy specialists at a large Veterans Affairs medical center
Jessica Gardea, James Papadatos, Richard Cadle

Community pharmacists’ perceptions towards online health information in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
See W. Ong, Mohamed A. Hassali, Fahad Saleem

A cross-sectional survey on cold chain management of vaccines in Cebu, Philippines
Patrisha L. Maglasang, Ma L. Butalid, Maria F. Pastoril, Antonius N. Pratama, Elizabeth Y. Tan

What drives using antibiotic without prescriptions? A qualitative interview study of university students in United Arab Emirates
Khalid A. Al-Kubaisi, Mark De Ste Croix, Don Vinson, Liz Ellis, Suleiman I. Sharif, Abduelmula R. Abduelkarem

Magnitude and determinants of uncontrolled blood pressure among hypertensive patients in Ethiopia: hospital based observational study
Tadesse M. Abegaz, Ousman A. Abdela, Akshaya S. Bhagavathula, Fitsum S. Teni

Communicating risk of medication side-effects: role of communication format on risk perception
Ruta Sawant, Sujit Sansgiry

Assessing adherence to current national guidelines for appropriate albumin use at an academic medical center
Angelina M. Castillo, Jamie Natkowski, Georgina Rubal-Peace

An initial exploration of the perceptions of preparedness to practise among Saudi Arabian trained hospital pharmacists
Luma Ameer, Katie MacLure, Antonella Tonna, Derek Stewart

Paediatric antimicrobial stewardship and safe prescribing-an assessment of medical staff knowledge and behaviour
Mona Mostaghim, Tom Snelling, Hala Katf, Beata Bajorek