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FDA launches plan to prevent unnecessary harm from medication use
New drugs and dosage forms
CMS says states can exempt hospitals from NDC-reporting requirements
Correction
AJHP editorial board welcomes five new members
Former AJHP editor becomes contributing editor
News Briefs
Use of defined-daily-doses per 100 bed-days for measuring consumption of antiinfectives in a pediatric hospital
Effect of an educational initiative on physicians' use of weight-based fosphenytoin loading doses in the emergency department
Availability and characteristics of teaching certificates offered by pharmacy residency programs
Effects of requiring a baseline International Normalized Ratio for inpatients treated with warfarin
Medication administration through feeding tubes
Developing models for pharmacy practice
Developing models for pharmacy practice
Health care workers and influenza vaccination
Converting from brand-name to generic clozapine
Elevated International Normalized Ratio associated with concurrent use of ophthalmic erythromycin and warfarin
Collaborative drug therapy management for initiating and adjusting insulin therapy in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
Origins of and solutions for neonatal medication-dispensing errors
Implementation and evaluation of a comprehensive system to deliver pediatric continuous infusion medications with standardized concentrations
Implementation and evaluation of vancomycin nomogram guidelines in a computerized prescriber-order-entry system