In This Issue
Anthrax vaccine offered, but not recommended, as option to treat infection
CMS drops employment requirement for 'incident-to' billing by pharmacists
Cytokine blocker licensed for relief of rheumatoid arthritis symptoms
ACIP extends delay in pneumococcal immunization of healthy children
Study finds inappropriate medication use by community-dwelling elderly
Methylphenidate isomer approved by FDA
USP launches dietary supplement certification program
News Briefs
Facts about the new ASHP Summer Meeting
Colesevelam Hydrochloride
Summary of the executive session on emergency preparedness and the pharmaceutical supply chain
Implications of prion-induced diseases for animal-derived pharmaceutical products
Compliance with safe practices for preparing parenteral nutrition formulations
Monitoring method for surface contamination caused by selected antineoplastic agents
Perspectives on the attributes and characteristics of pharmacy executives
ASHP Statement on the Role of Health-System Pharmacists in Counterterrorism
ASHP Board of Directors Award of Honor
ASHP Award of Distinguished Leadership of Health-System Pharmacy Practice
Computerized physician order entry: Challenges and opportunities
Career Opportunities
Dispensing With the Truth: The Victims, the Drug Companies, and the Dramatic Story Behind the Battle over Fen-Phen
Quality Assurance of Aseptic Preparation Services, Third Edition
Books Received