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FAQ Archives 2007

December 2007 FAQs

Aprotinin: withdrawal from the market

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease—an update on guidelines

Rimonabant: update on safety concerns

Levofloxacin: new dosing recommendations for complicated urinary tract infections and acute pyelonephritis

November 2007 FAQs

Glitazones: continuing controversy

Use of ondansetron for acute gastroenteritis in children

A Review of the 2007 ACC/AHA guidelines on perioperative cardiovascular evaluation and care for noncardiac surgery

Updated warfarin dosing information

October 2007 FAQs

Can someone who reports an allergy to sulfonamide antibiotics use sulfonamide nonantibiotics?

Is it appropriate to use 0.225% sodium chloride?

Managing Anticoagulation Prior to Surgery

What are the American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (A.S.P.E.N.) recommendations regarding standardized parenteral nutrition?

September 2007 FAQs

Important drug Interaction between valproic acid and carbapenems: a review of the literature.

A Review of the 2007 Guidelines for the Management of Patients with Unstable Angina/Non ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction

Drug Extravasation: Management summary and update

Development of resistance with carbapenem use

August 2007 FAQs

New Warnings with Ceftriaxone (Rocephin®)

Safety Update: Erythropoiesis-Stimulating Agents Epogen® (epoetin alfa), Procrit® (epoetin alfa) and Aranesp® (darbepoetin)

Nonprescription Orlistat (Alli®): A New Weight Loss Option

New warnings for omalizumab (Xolair®)

July 2007 FAQs

Results of the Renal Insufficiency Following Contrast Media Administration (REMEDIAL) Trial: The Role of Combination Therapy for Prevention of Contrast Agent-Induced Nephrotoxicity

Update on Rosiglitazone (Avandia®): Cardiovascular Safety

Pharmacist Intervention in Ambulatory Heart Failure Medication Management Leads to Improved Adherence and Reduced Costs

June 2007 FAQs

Prevention of Infective Endocarditis

AHA Update: Cardiovascular Disease Prevention in Women

Economic Impact of a Bar Code Dispensing System in a Hospital Pharmacy

Aspirin and Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease: What is the Optimal Dose?


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