RxPerts Academy

Knowledge for the Next Era of Healthcare

Blog Posts

Blog Post

It may not be exciting or cutting-edge, but the pharmaceutical supply chain and pharmacy profession’s operations are tied to an infrastructure that depends on a 10- or 11-digit number: the

View Blog Post
Blog Post

A recent study found the use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) in combination with oral anticoagulant therapy in patients with atrial fibrillation was associated with an increased risk of major bleeding compared...

View Blog Post
Blog Post

Last week, the U.S. Senate passed its ambitious Opioid Crisis Response Act of 2018 (S.2680) by a vote of 99 to 1. The bill differs...

View Blog Post
Blog Post

“Staying informed is more important than ever given the changing market dynamics of healthcare.” I have been fortunate to attend the National A...

View Blog Post
Blog Post

A paper in the Perspectives section of the New England Journal of Medicine (Feb 22 issue, 2018) discussed the problem of benzodiazepine abuse, examining both the ...

View Blog Post
Blog Post

At the time of this writing, a record 52.2 inches of rain had fallen on the Big Island o...

View Blog Post
Blog Post

Among patients with chronic back pain or hip or knee osteoarthritis pain, treatment with opioids did not result in any significantly better pain-related function compared with treatment with nonopioid medications over 12 months...

View Blog Post
Blog Post

Any clinician that has a role in medication therapy is affected by allergen screening. Common scenarios in which potential allergen interactions would need to be considered include: A physician entering a new ...

View Blog Post
Blog Post

Two years ago, I wrote a blog about health information exchange (HIE) and the role of the pharmacist in this important co...

View Blog Post

Pages

Become an RxPerts Insider

Sign up to receive the latest news and information!

Sign Up