679 results match your criteria Canadian pharmacists journal : CPJ = Revue des pharmaciens du Canada : RPC[Journal]


Costs and consequences of the Portuguese needle-exchange program in community pharmacies.

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2020 May-Jun;153(3):170-178. Epub 2020 May 12.

Faculdade de Medicina (Borges, Fiorentino, Jesus, Vaz Carneiro), Universidade de Lisboa.

Background: Needle-exchange programs (NEPs) reduce infections in people who inject drugs. This study assesses the impact community pharmacies have had in the Needle-Exchange Program in Portugal since 2015.

Methods: Health gains were measured by the number of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and hepatitis C virus (HCV) infections averted, which were estimated, in each scenario, based on a standard model in the literature, calibrated to national data. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163520915744DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7265586PMC

Pharmacists' perceptions of their working conditions and the factors influencing this: Results from 5 Canadian provinces.

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2020 May-Jun;153(3):161-169. Epub 2020 May 12.

Collaboration for Outcomes Research and Evaluation (CORE) (Tsao, Salmasi, Li, Lynd), Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of British Columbia.

Introduction: Our previous study in British Columbia (BC) indicated that pharmacists have a poor perception of their working conditions. The objective of this study is to assess pharmacists' perceptions of their working conditions in 4 other Canadian provinces.

Methods: This was a cross-sectional study across Alberta, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland and Labrador, using a survey adapted from the Oregon Board of Pharmacy. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163520915230DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7265587PMC

Use of low-dose acetylsalicylic acid for cardiovascular disease prevention: A practical, stepwise approach for pharmacists.

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2020 May-Jun;153(3):153-160. Epub 2020 Mar 19.

Chilliwack General Hospital (Barry), University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia.

Low-dose acetylsalicylic acid (ASA) is recommended in patients with established cardiovascular disease. However, the role of ASA in those without cardiovascular disease (i.e. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163520909137DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7265581PMC

Impact of pharmacist-led medication assessments on opioid utilization.

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2020 May-Jun;153(3):148-152. Epub 2020 Mar 13.

Saskatchewan Health Authority (Bhimji), University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163520908285DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7265577PMC

Cross-Canada updates.

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Can Pharm J (Ott) 2020 May-Jun;153(3):145-147. Epub 2020 Apr 22.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163520917138DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7265578PMC

The journey begins: BC roadmap for pharmacist integration into team-based primary care.

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2020 May-Jun;153(3):141-143. Epub 2020 Mar 16.

Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences (Gobis, Zed), University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163519880577DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7265582PMC

Corrigendum to Time for harmonization: Pharmacists as immunizers across Canadian jurisdictions.

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Can Pharm J (Ott) 2020 May-Jun;153(3):140. Epub 2020 Apr 1.

[This corrects the article DOI: 10.1177/1715163519879179.]. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163520914112DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7265584PMC

Professional identity in pharmacy: Opportunity, crisis or just another day at work?

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2020 May-Jun;153(3):137-140. Epub 2020 Apr 9.

Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163520913902DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7265585PMC

Monitoring and managing medication adherence in community pharmacies in Quebec, Canada.

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2020 Mar-Apr;153(2):108-121. Epub 2020 Mar 15.

Faculty of Pharmacy (Fénélon-Dimanche, Yousif, Lalonde, Beauchesne, Collin, Blais), Université de Montréal, Montréal.

Background: Community pharmacists have direct access to prescription refill information and regularly interact with their patients. Therefore, they are in a unique position to promote optimal medication use.

Objectives: To describe how community pharmacists in Quebec, Canada, identify nonadherent patients, monitor medication use and promote optimal medication adherence. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163520902494DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7079316PMC

Community pharmacy-based screening for patients with uninvestigated dyspepsia.

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2020 Mar-Apr;153(2):101-107. Epub 2020 Feb 18.

Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy (Papastergiou, Donnelly, Yeung), University of Toronto.

Background: is identified by the World Health Organization as a major risk factor of gastritis, peptic ulcer disease and gastric carcinomas. As point-of-care screening technology becomes more widely available, pharmacists are ideally suited to use this tool to screen patients with infection.

Purpose: The objective of this study was to evaluate the feasibility of implementing point-of-care screening technology for into community pharmacy practice and to assess the number of patients who are positively identified as a result of testing. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163520903065DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7079325PMC
February 2020

Cannabis use in pregnancy and breastfeeding: The pharmacist's role.

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2020 Mar-Apr;153(2):95-100. Epub 2020 Jan 8.

Memorial University School of Pharmacy, St. John's, Newfoundland.

Background: The recent legalization of cannabis use in Canada requires pharmacists to be able to support their patients with accurate knowledge of its known risks and benefits. Certain populations, such as pregnant and breastfeeding women and their developing children, may be at higher risk than other populations.

Methods: The authors independently searched the literature for clinical reports or reviews of the literature regarding the safety of cannabis use in pregnancy and breastfeeding using search terms such as and . Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163519893395DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7079319PMC
January 2020

Community pharmacist identification of chronic kidney disease using point-of-care technology: A pilot study.

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2020 Mar-Apr;153(2):84-87. Epub 2020 Feb 13.

Graduate School of Health (Pharmacy), The University of Technology Sydney (Donovan, Bajorek), Broadway NSW, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163520902495DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7079322PMC
February 2020

Participant perceptions of pharmacists and workplace wellness in CAMMPUS.

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2020 Mar-Apr;153(2):80-83. Epub 2020 Feb 17.

Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163520903744DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7079315PMC
February 2020

Cross-Canada updates.

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Can Pharm J (Ott) 2020 Mar-Apr;153(2):77-79. Epub 2020 Feb 17.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163520904673DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7079321PMC
February 2020

Pharmacists can improve women's health through better access to care.

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Christine Hrudka

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2020 Mar-Apr;153(2):76. Epub 2020 Feb 18.

Christine Hrudka is Chair of the Canadian Pharmacists Association.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163520904335DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7079317PMC
February 2020

Integrating the medical and cannabis systems: A mock case study.

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Sarah Roberts

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2020 Mar-Apr;153(2):74-75. Epub 2020 Feb 18.

S. Roberts works at EnCann Solutions in Kelowna, British Columbia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163520904986DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7079320PMC
February 2020

Travel vaccines: Update.

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2020 Mar-Apr;153(2):72-73. Epub 2020 Jan 25.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163519897894DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7079323PMC
January 2020

Why pharmacist prescribing needs to be .

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2020 Mar-Apr;153(2):67-69. Epub 2020 Feb 13.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163520904366DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7079324PMC
February 2020

Treatment of chronic noncancer pain in patients on opioid therapy in primary care: A retrospective cohort study.

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2020 Jan-Feb;153(1):52-58. Epub 2019 Dec 4.

Lower Mainland Pharmacy Services (Barry), Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia.

Background: This study sought to characterize the real-world treatment of chronic noncancer pain (CNCP) in patients on opioid therapy in primary care.

Methods: A retrospective cohort study from 2014-18 was conducted at a multidisciplinary primary care clinic in Chilliwack, British Columbia. Included were adults on daily opioid therapy for CNCP. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163519887766DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6966273PMC
December 2019

Professional identity formation: The experience of regulated pharmacy technicians in Ontario.

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2020 Jan-Feb;153(1):46-51. Epub 2019 Nov 28.

Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, Ontario.

Background: Despite being regulated and spoken about as professionals, there is little formal research examining professional identity formation among regulated pharmacy technicians.

Methods: A semistructured interview protocol was generated, based on Holden et al.'s typology of professional identity formation (PIF). Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163519882466DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6966276PMC
November 2019

Community pharmacists as catalysts for deprescribing: An exploratory study using quality improvement processes.

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2020 Jan-Feb;153(1):37-45. Epub 2019 Nov 9.

Bruyère Research Institute (Farrell, Clarkin, Conklin, Irving), University of Ottawa, Ottawa.

Background: There is growing international emphasis on deprescribing, involving the monitored reduction or stopping of medications that are no longer needed or that cause more harm than benefits, especially for the elderly. Community pharmacists are well positioned to partner with patients and their other health care providers in facilitating deprescribing activities.

Objective: To build community pharmacists' capacity to integrate deprescribing into their daily practices through training and workflow strategies. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163519882969DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6966265PMC
November 2019

Review of the top 5 cardiology studies of 2017-18.

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2020 Jan-Feb;153(1):32-36. Epub 2019 Nov 6.

Lower Mainland Pharmacy Services (Barry), Chilliwack General Hospital, Chilliwack.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163519882464DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6966269PMC
November 2019

Cannabis content in Canadian undergraduate pharmacy programs: A national survey.

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2020 Jan-Feb;153(1):27-31. Epub 2019 Dec 12.

Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163519890629DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6966266PMC
December 2019

Cross-Canada updates.

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Can Pharm J (Ott) 2020 Jan-Feb;153(1):24-26. Epub 2019 Dec 19.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163519892217DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6966267PMC
December 2019

The drug supply crisis: Is anybody listening?

Authors:
Kelsey Skromeda

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2020 Jan-Feb;153(1):23. Epub 2019 Dec 14.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163519892212DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6966275PMC
December 2019

Transformation of the community pharmacy network: What is the influence of pharmacist type?

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2020 Jan-Feb;153(1):21-22. Epub 2019 Aug 8.

Dr. Maguire is honorary senior lecturer at The Queen's University of Belfast, Northern Ireland. He is also a community pharmacist and runs 2 pharmacies in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163519865889DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6966270PMC

Professional identity formation: A shared responsibility for academia and pharmacists.

Authors:
David J Edwards

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2020 Jan-Feb;153(1):18-20. Epub 2019 Dec 19.

School of Pharmacy, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163519892206DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6966272PMC
December 2019

A narrative "life" journey of a prescription drug molecule: From chemical synthesis to receptor binding in fish brain.

Authors:
Jaden Brandt

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2020 Jan-Feb;153(1):15-17. Epub 2019 Aug 28.

College of Pharmacy, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163519866875DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6966274PMC

Shared decision making and antibiotic stewardship: Will pharmacists rise to the challenge?

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2020 Jan-Feb;153(1):12-14. Epub 2019 Nov 13.

Public Health Ontario, Toronto, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163519885981DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6966264PMC
November 2019

Pharmacists and hypertension.

Authors:
Bruce Winston

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2020 Jan-Feb;153(1):11. Epub 2019 Oct 9.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163519877829DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6966271PMC
October 2019

Corrigendum to Travel vaccines: Update for Canadian pharmacists.

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Can Pharm J (Ott) 2020 Jan-Feb;153(1):11. Epub 2020 Jan 15.

[This corrects the article DOI: 10.1177/1715163519877899.]. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163519898037DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6966263PMC
January 2020

Plastic pill vials.

Authors:
Bill Bartle

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2020 Jan-Feb;153(1):10. Epub 2019 Dec 13.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163519891455DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6966261PMC
December 2019

Pharmacy Experience Pharmacie 2019: Thank you to sponsors.

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Can Pharm J (Ott) 2019 Nov-Dec;152(6):433. Epub 2019 Oct 14.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163519879409DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6851652PMC
October 2019

Cross-Canada updates.

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Can Pharm J (Ott) 2019 Nov-Dec;152(6):430-432. Epub 2019 Oct 14.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163519880474DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6851654PMC
October 2019

Making it happen: Strategies to incorporate vaccinations into community pharmacy practice.

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2019 Nov-Dec;152(6):427-429. Epub 2019 Oct 11.

School of Pharmacy, University of Waterloo, and the International Travel & Immunizations Clinic, Centre for Family Medicine, Kitchener, ON.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163519877906DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6851646PMC
October 2019

Pharmacists and vaccination in pregnancy.

Authors:
Christine Hughes

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2019 Nov-Dec;152(6):424-426. Epub 2019 Oct 11.

Faculty of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163519877896DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6851640PMC
October 2019

Opportunities for pharmacists in vaccinating higher-risk populations.

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2019 Nov-Dec;152(6):418-423. Epub 2019 Oct 16.

C. Whiskin is a pharmacist with Charlton Health Inc., Hamilton.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163519877898DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6851639PMC
October 2019

Travel vaccines: Update for Canadian pharmacists.

Authors:
Christina Bascom

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2019 Nov-Dec;152(6):411-417. Epub 2019 Oct 11.

Travel Health Network: Vaccination Clinic and Consultants, St. Albert, Alberta.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163519877899DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6851647PMC
October 2019

The role of pharmacists in providing recommended vaccines.

Authors:
Carlene Oleksyn

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2019 Nov-Dec;152(6):406-410. Epub 2019 Oct 18.

Mint Health + Drugs Meridian, Stony Plain, Alberta.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163519877897DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6851650PMC
October 2019

Opportunities for pharmacists to recommend and administer routine vaccines.

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2019 Nov-Dec;152(6):401-405. Epub 2019 Oct 16.

College of Pharmacy and Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163519878473DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6851637PMC
October 2019

Time for harmonization: Pharmacists as immunizers across Canadian jurisdictions.

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2019 Nov-Dec;152(6):395-400. Epub 2019 Oct 20.

School of Pharmacy, University of Waterloo, Kitchener, Ontario.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163519879179DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6851649PMC
October 2019

Vaccine hesitancy: Moving practice beyond binary vaccination outcomes in community pharmacy.

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2019 Nov-Dec;152(6):391-394. Epub 2019 Oct 9.

Ontario Pharmacy Evidence Network (Violette), University of Waterloo, Kitchener, Ontario.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163519878745DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6851645PMC
October 2019

How pharmacists are improving immunization in Canada.

Authors:
I M Gemmill

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2019 Nov-Dec;152(6):390. Epub 2019 Oct 11.

Dr. Gemmill is the former Medical Officer of Health for the Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington Public Health Unit.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163519878404DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6851638PMC
October 2019

Pharmacists as immunizers: Boosting opportunities for patient care.

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2019 Nov-Dec;152(6):388-389. Epub 2019 Oct 9.

School of Pharmacy, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163519878138DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6851643PMC
October 2019

An evaluation of Alberta pharmacists' practices, views and confidence regarding prescription drug abuse and addiction within their practice setting.

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2019 Nov-Dec;152(6):376-387. Epub 2019 Aug 13.

Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences (Necyk, Cor), University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

Background: Pharmacists play an important role in managing patients with prescription drug abuse and addiction (PDAA). The objective of this study was to explore Alberta pharmacists' practices, views and confidence in the management of patients at risk of or living with PDAA in their practice setting.

Methods: A 26-question online questionnaire was distributed to 4261 pharmacists across Alberta, of whom 656 (15%) participated. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163519865914DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6851641PMC