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Pharmacist-led treatment: Using ideal choloesterol goals as an example
 

Pharmacist-led treatment: Using ideal choloesterol goals as an example

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It is easier for patients to reach their ideal cholesterol goals when they receive additional care from pharmacists – including risk assessments, drug prescriptions and laboratory tests, in addition to consultation.
 
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30 Nov 2016 - General
 
Priscilla Mae Gobuyan it is good that the pharmacists will get the chance to prescribe and can develop their career path.
Factors that may increase your risk of high cholesterol include...
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I think a lot of Asian countries face the same issues, challenges, and possibilities as to additional responsibilities for pharmacists and other health care professionals. Though in many Western countries, pharmacists are already allowed to prescribe...
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In Canada, Pharmacists are given authority to prescribe the medications to their patients and it is a great advancement in the pharmacy profession. I am happy to see the positive results about this new role of pharmacists in health care profession. T...
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This topic is similar to the one posted by Marinelle Castro concerning the expanded role of nurses in allowing prescription of medicine. I have some good and bad points for this set-up. Th...
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In our country, prescriptive authority is limited to physicians. However, I have no problems in extending such authority to other qualified professionals. I am not very knowledgeable about the clinical practice of pharmacists in Canada, but I am cert...
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It is a good move in healthcare, pharmacist lead clinics about which we had discussed previously and seeing this post I am happy to say healthcare is improving with patient perspective. Patient can get more and more focussed therapy for high cholest...
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An elevated cholesterol level is just one of the factors making ischemic heart disease as one of the leading cause of death not just in Malaysia but all across the globe. With the rampant erruption of fastfoos chains everywhere and due to the busy sc...
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