Photo by madison lavern on Unsplash A 2020 narrative review of international and Australian guidelines on the management of low back pain in pharmacy noted that non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) have largely replaced …

What kind of pain is troubling your customers? Pain is a major cause of visits to pharmacy, whether it’s musculoskeletal, dental or migraine pain, period pain or headache. With more …

What steps can pharmacy owners take to help prevent their business from succumbing to the external forces that threaten disaster? Bruce Annabel & Mal Scrymgeour investigate We recently watched a …

In the second of a two-part series, Ron Batagol looks at the changes in hospital pharmacy practice since the 1970s In the first of these articles, I provided a short …

Privacy and workflow concerns are issues for pharmacists to consider when it comes to electronic prescribing, PDL says in an alert to its members The roll-out of electronic prescribing is …

Linking your forward pharmacy service model to your rostering and to your commercial target setting. Glenn Guilfoyle explains why it’s essential, and how to do it Linking your forward pharmacy …

In the first of a two-part series, Ron Batagol summarises the development and evolution of hospital pharmacy in Australia from the early years, through to the beginnings of clinical/ward pharmacy …

But jumping the queue comes at a price, write Australian and Canadian pharmacists by Barbara Mintzes, University of Sydney; Joel Lexchin, University of Toronto; Kellia Chiu, University of Sydney, and …

As the likelihood of a successful COVID-19 vaccine next year rises, there is increasing discussion about pharmacy’s role in their delivery. Anthony Tassone says we need to plan now   Optimism …

What you need to know: a guide by Stephanie McGrath What is Schedule X? On 8 April 2020 the Fair Work Commission issued a decision on pandemic leave for Health Sector …

Biosimilar medicines have been approved for use in Australia since 20101 and are supported by a decade of real-world clinical experience.11,12 Currently, 18 biosimilar brands, representing nine biological medicines, are …

The Reserve Bank has recently cut interest rates to a record new low. Natalie Sirianni predicts what impact this may have on pharmacy values  At its meeting on Tuesday 3 …