Internet-based prescribing and dispensing trouble medical and pharmacy boards
Key findings of evidence-based reports announced
Cytotoxic protein approved for cutaneous T-cell lymphoma
Four-drug regimen recommended for most heart failure patients
Emphasize diet-not antioxidant supplements, says AHA
Subpotent vaccine lot recalled, recommendations on supplemental doses issued
1997 saw HMO membership up, hospital days down
Employers report 6% jump in 1998 health care costs
Appointments & Promotions
More health plans restricting drug use, setting three-tier copayments
Kenneth Avis dies; 'wrote the book' on injectable drug quality
New members appointed to AJHP's editorial board
News Briefs
ASHP hosts state society executive meeting, Congressional visits
Educational Meetings
Arkansas Association seminar looks at fail-safe drug use, pharmacoeconomics
Montana Society meeting covers drug misadventures, biotechnology, herbal products
Upcoming Meetings
Maryland Society meets at Deep Creek Lake
Benchmarking the allocation of pharmacists' time
Coenzyme Q10
Medicine is changing-so are the bugs
The changing face of nosocomial candidemia
The changing face of nosocomial candidemia
AJHP continuing-education request form
Therapeutic interchange of conjugated and esterified estrogens in a managed care organization
Safety of insulin lispro
Stability of fumagillin in an extemporaneously prepared ophthalmic solution
Cost analysis of remifentanil and fentanyl for neurosurgical anesthesia
Long-term heavy use of diphenhydramine without anticholinergic delirium
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Call for ASHP 1999 Midyear Clinical Meeting papers
Actions of the ASHP Board of Directors-meeting of November 14-15, 1998
Establishing realistic performance standards for community pharmacists' drug-use-review activities in managed care contracts
Redefining the practice of military pharmacy
Intravenous clonidine for hypertensive emergencies
Splitting bupropion extended-release tablets
The pharmacist as a healer
Career Opportunities
Journal References
Book Review
Books Received