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Understanding the impact of comorbidities in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) can potentially improve quality of life.
Tuberculosis (TB) is one of the top 10 causes of death worldwide; one third of the world population is believed to be affected.
Case scenario Danielle is a 45-year-old Australian who approaches the counter with a box of hypocaloric meal replacements. You know from previous interactions with Danielle that she is currently managing her bipolar disorder with olanzapine for maintenance therapy of bipolar...
Case scenario Alice, aged 9, comes into the pharmacy with her mother complaining of pain in the sole of her foot when she walks. On inspection, you note a round 1.5 cm lesion on the sole of her foot which...
Gout and hyperuricaemia are major health issues as they are associated with metabolic syndrome, diabetes mellitus, obesity and hypertension.
Schizophrenia is a chronic, disabling mental illness associated with significant morbidity, and a reduced life-expectancy of at least 13 to 15 years.1 Learning objectives After successful completion of this CPD activity, pharmacists should be able to: Discuss the role of clozapine...
Acne is a common disease affecting about 85% of teenagers with onset at puberty and resolution in most people in their early 20s, but it can persist into adulthood, more commonly in women.
One of the worst influenza seasons on record was in 2019, with over 308,000 confirmed cases of influenza in Australia.
Case scenario Harold, a 68–year–old man who regularly visits your pharmacy, has come in today to have a new prescription dispensed for isosorbide mononitrate controlled–release 60 mg tablets (one daily) for recent episodes of angina. Harold isn’t happy. He tells...
Case scenario You have been asked to perform a home medicines review (HMR) for Jack. Jack is an 82-year-old man who had an ischaemic stroke 3 weeks ago and is having his medicines reviewed by you as part of his...