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Diabetes
CGM Systems: Tips for Selection and Use

CGM Systems: Tips for Selection and Use

Curtis L. Triplitt, Pharm.D., CDCES

Many patients on CGM stop use because of common, easily overcome barriers.

Diabetes
Insulin Therapy in the Technology Age: A Whole New World

Insulin Therapy in the Technology Age: A Whole New World

Susan Cornell, Pharm.D., CDE, FAPhA, FAADE

Insulin has been available for nearly 100 years. Now that insulin has met technology, diabetes care and management evolve to a whole new level.

Pain Management
Working Together Is Success: The Construct and Value of Pain Teams

Working Together Is Success: The Construct and Value of Pain Teams

Michele L. Matthews, Pharm.D., BCACP, CPE, FASHP

A successful interprofessional pain team depends on responsibility, accountability, cooperation, communication, and mutual trust and respect.

Pain Management
Taking the Pain out of Implementing Changes in Practice

Taking the Pain out of Implementing Changes in Practice

Timothy J. Atkinson, Pharm.D., BCPS, CPE

Take heed of these simple but proven strategies to overcome barriers in improving pain management and promoting safe use of opioids.

Pain Management
Long-Term Risks of Opioids - The Science, the Stories, and the Oath

Long-Term Risks of Opioids - The Science, the Stories, and the Oath

Lee A. Kral, Pharm.D., CPE

Long-term adverse effects of opioids are sneaky. Make sure you and your patients don't miss them!

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Dispelling Myths About USP Chapter <797>

Dispelling Myths About USP Chapter <797>

Patricia C. Kienle, M.P.A., FASHP

Let’s dispel some common myths about USP Chapter <797>, which has been a sterile compounding standard since 2004 (revisions in 2008 and 2019).

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Now, More than Ever, Aseptic Technique Matters

Now, More than Ever, Aseptic Technique Matters

Eric S. Kastango, B.S.Pharm., M.B.A., FASHP

Since the definition of compounding in revised USP Chapter <797> now excludes reconstitution of drug vials according to the package insert, now more than ever, aseptic technique matters.

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