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Admit it. More than once, you've scanned a transplant journal, searching for a novel topic, something different from the many ubiquitous registry reviews. You hope you can find something topical, relevant for your patients and timely to current events. You probably didn't even realize this issue of Transplant International would be the one containing that very tropical, relevant and timely manuscript. This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved.
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Name: Transplant international : official journal of the European Society for Organ Transplantation
High out-of-pocket medication costs negatively impact adherence in transplantation. We evaluated the association of "medication tradeoffs" - defined as choosing to spend money on other expenses over m...
While self-medication is common, inappropriate self-medication has potential risks. This study assesses inappropriate self-medication among adolescents and examines the relationships among medication ...
Studies on medication safety in pregnancy often rely on an oversimplification of medication use into exposed or non-exposed, without considering intensity and timing of use in pregnancy, or concomitan...
Access to medicines without prescription is a major contributing factor for self-medication practices. This study was designed to examine the ratio of non-prescribed medicines sales and self-medicatio...
Poor adherence to medication regimens and medical record inconsistencies result in incomplete knowledge of medication therapy in polypharmacy patients. By quantitatively identifying medications in the...
This study assesses whether an electronic medication management support system improves quality, safety, and cost-effectiveness of the drug therapy in adult patients with polypharmacy at f...
Patients who receive a kidney transplant have to learn in 10-14 days which anti-rejection medication to take, how to take it ,... This learning process is attended by the nurses of the war...
The primary objectives of this study are to apply best-practice stated-preference methods to quantify patient preferences for benefit-risk tradeoffs associated with arthroplasty treatment ...
The purpose of this research study to test the effectiveness of a study medication to increase how fast a solution called lactated Ringer’s is absorbed when put under the skin subcutaneo...
Patients using multiple drugs including generics have found different solutions to manage their medication. During a Polymedication-Check (medication review type 2a service in community ph...
The formal process of obtaining a complete and accurate list of each patient's current home medications including name, dosage, frequency, and route of administration, and comparing admission, transfer, and/or discharge medication orders to that list. The reconciliation is done to avoid medication errors.
Overall systems, traditional or automated, to provide medication to patients in hospitals. Elements of the system are: handling the physician's order, transcription of the order by nurse and/or pharmacist, filling the medication order, transfer to the nursing unit, and administration to the patient.
Assistance in managing and monitoring drug therapy for patients receiving treatment for cancer or chronic conditions such as asthma and diabetes, consulting with patients and their families on the proper use of medication; conducting wellness and disease prevention programs to improve public health; overseeing medication use in a variety of settings.
Overall systems, traditional or automated, to provide medication to patients.
The self administration of medication not prescribed by a physician or in a manner not directed by a physician.
Pharmacy is the science and technique of preparing as well as dispensing drugs and medicines. It is a health profession that links health sciences with chemical sciences and aims to ensure the safe and effective use of pharmaceutical drugs. The scope of...
Organ transplantation is the moving of an organ from one body to another or from a donor site to another location on the patient's own body, for the purpose of replacing the recipient's damaged or absent organ. The emerging field of regenerative ...
Tropical Medicine is the study of diseases more commonly found in tropical regions than elsewhere. Examples of these diseases are malaria, yellow fever, Chagas disease, Dengue, Helminths, African trypanosomiasis, Leishmaniasis, Leprosy, Lymphatic filaria...