November 2011
American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy;11/1/2011, Vol. 68 Issue 21, p2003
Academic Journal
The article offers brief information on the topics discussed in the articles within the issue. An anticoagulation teaching service which involves pharmacy students and residents reduced the 60-day readmission rate for patients discharged on warfarin. A raltegravir dosage of 1200 mg/day is preferable for patients receiving HIV disease treatment with etravirine. An obesity treatment specialist comments on FDA's October 2010 decision to decline approval for lorcaserin.


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