In This Issue
Itraconazole, terbinafine possibly linked to liver failure
CDC expands influenza vaccination window, acknowledges supply problems
Survey finds providers in agreement on need for better health care
Upcoming Meeting
Oregon Death with Dignity Act may improve end-of-life care
Two new ophthalmic solutions enter glaucoma market
Test of USP program for testing dietary supplements gets under way
Increase in drug expenditures tied to more prescriptions, costlier brand-name products
Settlement plan approved for lorazepam, clorazepate overcharges
News Briefs
USP MEDICATION ERRORS REPORTING PROGRAM
Still the handmaiden
Probiotics: "Living drugs"
Determinants of satisfaction with prescription drug plans
Policies on documentation and disciplinary action in hospital pharmacies after a medication error
Practical approach to determining costs and frequency of adverse drug events in a health care network
Economic burden of influenza-like illness in long-term-care facilities
Stability of methylprednisolone sodium succinate in pediatric parenteral nutrition mixtures
Prescribing privileges among pharmacists in Veterans Affairs medical centers
Implementing a program for switching from i.v. to oral antimicrobial therapy
Career Opportunities