Continuing Education. Important updates on the management of inpatient hyperglycemia: Practical implications for pharmacists
- High blood sugar levels identified patients at risk for death from pneumonia. // Infectious Disease News;Aug2012, Vol. 25 Issue 8, p30
The article discusses the research conducted by researcher Philipp M. Lepper and colleagues at University Hospital of Saarland on the risk of patients with high blood sugar levels for death from pneumonia.
- Letters to The Editor. Kim, Young-Do; Kim, Joong-Seok; Song, In-Uk; Lee, Kwang-Soo; Kim, Yeong-In // Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences;Jul2011, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p663
A letter to the editor is presented regarding the recurrence of hyperglycemic-induced hemichorea-hemiballismus (HIHH) in an 80-year-old man after acute haloperidol withdrawal.
- HIGH BLOOD SUGAR MAY CAUSE MEMORY PROBLEMS. // Cleveland Clinic Men's Health Advisor;Jan2014, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p2
The article examines the effect of higher blood sugar levels even in people without diabetes and suggests the good control in blood-sugar to prevent from memory problems.
- Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus-Induced Hyperglycemia in Patients with NAFLD and Normal LFTs: Relationship to Lipid Profile, Oxidative Stress and Pro-Inflammatory Cytokines. SHAMS, Mohamed E. E.; AL-GAYYAR, Mohammed M. H.; BARAKAT, Enaase A. M. E. // Scientia Pharmaceutica;Jul-Sep2011, Vol. 79 Issue 3, p623
Type 2 diabetes mellitus is associated with dyslipdemia, insulin resistance and non alcoholic fatty liver disease. The purpose of the current study was to assess whether type 2 diabetes mellitus-induced hyperglycemia has an effect on the lipid profile and release of oxidative stress markers and...
- Hyperglycaemia: case report. // Reactions Weekly;5/7/2016, Vol. 1600 Issue 1, p146
An abstract of the article "An unusual cause of cerebellovestibular symptoms" by M.A. Alzuabi and others is presented.
- Ask your pharmacist. // Current Health 1;Oct93, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p30
Discusses the functions of a pharmacist. Advising people regarding over-the-counter drugs; Preventing harmful drug combinations; Generic drugs; Types of cough medicines.
- Are there options when your license is suspended? Baker, Ken // Drug Topics;5/5/2003, Vol. 147 Issue 9, p53
Discusses legal options for U.S. pharmacists whose licenses have been suspended in the state where they practice pharmacy. Pharmacy jobs which do not require a license; Need for developing a comprehensive plan for the immediate future; Importance of knowing and following rules.
- Thoughts on the ACP --ASIM position paper on pharmacist scope of practice. Woods, Mark; Milburn, Leigh A. // American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy;3/15/2003, Vol. 60 Issue 6, p608
Reports on the position paper 'Pharmacist Scope of Practice' by the American College of Physicians-American Society of Internal Medicine (ACP-ASIM) related to the role of two physician-based organizations. Thoughts shared by authors in the paper; Effect of pharmacy automation on pharmacy...
- R.Ph.s can make their way beyond traditional practice. Gebhart, Fred // Drug Topics;11/7/94, Vol. 138 Issue 21, p43
Looks at the job of registered pharmacists. Diversity of customers and services; Experiences of various practitioners; Societies and organizations in the field.