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November-December 2010 edition

    • Preexposure Prophylaxis Initiative (iPrEx) Trial
    • N-Acetylcysteine (NAC) and Contrast-Induced Nephropathy: ACT Trial Results
    • AHA Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation: Update
    • P&T Committee Formulary Action

September-October 2010 edition

    • New Practice Guidelines for Chronic Pain Management
    • Safety Concerns with Propoxyphene & UPDATE
    • Opioid Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy
    • UIMC Patient-Controlled Analgesia (PCA) Guidelines in Adults
    • P&T Committee Formulary Action

July-August 2010 edition

    • Rosiglitazone: An Update
    • Polypill for the Prevention of Heart Disease
    • Children with Hyperlipidemia: Screening and Treatment Recommendations
    • P & T Committee Formulary Action

May-June 2010 edition

    • Sound-alike -- Look-alike drugs and the risk for error
    • Clostridium difficile clinical practice guidelines: summary of treatment
    • Safety of gadolinium-based contrast media
    • P&T Committee Formulary Action

March-April 2010 edition

    • Food  and Drug Administration 2010 Safety News
    • Medication Errors and Modified Release Dosage Forms
    • Long Term Adverse Effects of Proton Pump Inhibitors
    • P&T Committee Formulary Action

January-February 2010 edition

    • Practice Guideline Updates - ADA, Immunization, and Perioperative Beta-Blockade
    • Literature Update - ACCORD and JUPITER 
    • P&T Committee Formulary Actions

November-December 2009 edition

    • Infections in the ICU
    • Use of Contraindicated Medications in Dialysis Patients Undergoing PCI
    • Medication-Associated Falls in the Elderly
    • P&T Committee Formulary Action

September-October 2009 edition

    • H1N1 Influenza
    • UIMC Executive Summary of the Management of Novel Influenza A (H1N1) Virus
    • Emergency Use of Peramivir Approved
    • P&T Committee Formulary Action

July-August 2009 edition

    • Recent Food and Drug Administration Medication Safety Actions
      • Varenicline, Bupropion, Propoxyphene, TNF blockers
      • Etravirine, Orlistat, Insulin glargine
    • P&T Formulary Update

May-June 2009 edition

    • Acetaminophen: recommendations from the FDA Advisory Committee
    • Recombinant human erythropoiesis-stimulating agents and mortality in cancer patients
    • Hospital-acquired pneumonia: risks with acid suppression therapies
    • Updated guidelines for nutrition support in the adult critically ill patient: SCCM and A.S.P.E.N.
    • P&T Committee Formulary Action

March-April 2009 edition

    • Antiplatelet therapy and GI Risk
    • Update on HIV Opportunistic Infections
    • Aspirin for Primary Prevention
    • Update on PPI and Clopidogrel Interaction
    • P&T Committee Formulary Action

January-February 2009 edition

    • Intensive Glycemic Control and Cardiovascular Events: An Update
    • The Utilization of Pharmacogenomics in Clinical Practice
    • Dalteparin Use Guideline
    • P&T Committee Formulary Action    


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