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Scenario: compression hosiery

Pharmacy student and part-time staff member, Lauren, has come to pharmacist Parveen with a question about her coursework...

Respiratory pathogens and asthma in children

A Canadian study found that of 958 children who experienced asthma treatment failure, 61.7 per cent tested positive for at least one respiratory pathogen

Withdrawal symptoms as well as addiction common with ADs

‘Withdrawal’ symptoms and ‘addiction’ are commonly reported by people taking antidepressants, according to an online survey study of 1,829 patients in New Zealand

Penicillin allergy linked to infections

New research suggests that penicillin allergy increases the risk of infections with methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and Clostridium difficile

CPPE: ACPT programme extended

The ACPT programme, originally available in London, Kent, Surrey and Sussex, is now open for applications from pharmacy technicians across England until September 2018

UKCPA: Pharmacists in care homes

Clinical development opportunities within care homes indicate that this is an exciting time for the profession, writes Sarah Crotty of Herts Valleys CCG

CPD MODULE: STEP TO IT!

In this module Alan Nathan outlines the advice you should offer patients presenting with warts and verrucas.

Are UK diets falling short?

With one in six people avoiding a food group, nutrient shortfalls are going to be a concern. We look at the findings from the latest National Diet & Nutrition Survey

NHS at 70: The debt of gratitude

Pharmaceutical advances since the formation of the NHS in 1948 have saved countless lives. This is a heritage we should be proud of, Mark Greener writes

The hidden care workforce

There are roughly seven million unpaid carers in the UK delivering vital support to their loved ones.

June 2018 Registration Assessment Feedback

On Monday 16th July, the British Pharmaceutical Students’ Association (BPSA) President, Junel Ahmed and the BPSA Graduate Officer, Abdallah Alkhalf attended a meeting with the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) to present the Registration Assessment Feedback Report for the June 2018 sitting.

Get on the good foot

With the average person taking some 10,000 steps a day, it’s no wonder that around 90 per cent of adults experience some type of foot problem.

Pharmacy profile: Amish Patel

Amish Patel of Hodgson Pharmacy in Kent explains how he went from novice to award-winning medical aesthetics professional

Healthy ageing

With a population living longer but in poorer health, there’s scope for pharmacy teams to help improve quality of life for older people.

Is it tougher being a pharmacy locum?

Flexible working as a pharmacy locum an attractive proposition, but there are downsides. P3 looks at current issues

Is it best to lease or buy a delivery van?

So, your pharmacy needs a new van for deliveries, but should you lease one or buy one? What’s best for your business? 

10 things about ... FMD implementation

From 9 February 2019 the EU Falsified Medicines Directive will change the process of dispensing medicines in Europe. What do we know about it?

All woman

Scott Banks details a few key websites around puberty, pregnancy and menopause.

Making SEO work for your pharmacy

When it comes to selling your services online, remember to think from the user’s perspective, says Saam Ali.

Making the first move

Richard Hough offers a checklist for those thinking of taking the plunge to purchase.
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June 2018 Registration Assessment Feedback

On Monday 16th July, the British Pharmaceutical Students’ Association (BPSA) President, Junel Ahmed and the BPSA Gradu...

Interview: PSNC's Simon Dukes

Simon Dukes has taken on the toughest job in UK pharmacy and he’s going to need all his experience to sort out the...

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Why apply for a split pre-registration training programme

Applications for pre-registration training 2019-2020 are now open, with a staggering amount of places to choose from, To...

UKCPA: Treating HCV in the community

Efforts are being made to get community pharmacists involved in the treatment of HCV, says the BHPG 

Patient safety part three

This is the third CPPE module in our series on patient safety.



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