Carving one’s own path as a consultant pharmacist

Geraldine Moses FPS wears many hats. She’s a hospital-based drug information consultant and clinical pharmacist, and provider of the Australian Dental Association’s (ADA) national...

Remote Australians at increased risk for diabetes complications

Mortality rates are four times higher for Indigenous patients with diabetes than non-Indigenous Australians, a report has found. The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare...

Spironolactone oral liquid

Spironolactone
Background Spironolactone, an aldosterone antagonist, acts on the distal portion of the renal tubule as a potassium-sparing diuretic; increasing sodium and water excretion and reducing...

Pharmacists receive Australia Day honours

Respected pharmacists featured prominently in the Australia Day 2019 Honours List, with PSA President Dr Chris Freeman saying that the recipients, ‘set an...

Anxiety is often untreated – how pharmacists can help

A new MedicineWise program aims to increase the number of patients seeking help for anxiety and other mood disorders by educating healthcare professionals. Anxiety disorders,...

Life as a locum pharmacist

Tara Hehir MPS works as a locum pharmacist and an International Pharmacy Federation representative. This means different roles, such as IVF dosing and aged...