5th FIP Pharmaceutical Sciences World Congress Melbourne, Australia 13-16 April 2014

  5th FIP Pharmaceutical SciencesWorld Congress (PSWC)Melbourne, Australia 13-16 April 2014‘Pharmaceutical Sciences beyond 2020 – The rise of a new era in healthcare’…

Pharmaceutical Society of China Taiwan

Country activity Country report   Information 8F., No.74, Sec. 2, Xinyi Rd., Da-an Dist., Taipei City 106, Taiwan (R.O.C.) Tel.: +886-2-2327-8623Fax: +886-2-2396-7261E-mail: pharmtw@gmail.comWeb: www.pharm.org.tw…

International

WHO-WHO Donates Incubators, Drug Refrigerator For Children's Ward in Kiribati  KIRIBATI, 30 April 2012 – Three state-of-the-art incubators are saving the lives of at-risk newborns in this Pacific island country thanks to a donation…

Salmonella (non-typhoidal)

Aug , 2013 Reference : http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs139/en/index.html Key facts Salmonellosis, is one of the most common and widely distributed foodborne diseases, with tens of millions of human cases occurring worldwide every…

[FIP] European Summit on Hospital Pharmacy

Aug 01 , 2013 Reference : http://www.pharm.org.tw/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=896:fip-european-summit-on-hospital-pharmacy&catid=28:fip&Itemid=67 International Pharmaceutical Federation…

NPS news : Rivaroxaban (Xarelto) for treatment of deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism, and for prevention of venous thromboembolism recurrence

Aug , 01  2103   Reference : http://www.nps.org.au/publications/health-professional/nps-radar/latest-issue/rivaroxaban-dvt-pe An alternative to INR-adjusted warfarin with initial heparin for the treatment of symptomatic DVT (without symptomatic…

NPS news : New reporting mechanism for antipsychotic use in aged care

Aug 12 , 2013 Reference : http://www.nps.org.au/media-centre/media-releases/repository/New-reporting-mechanism-for-antipsychotic-use-in-aged-care NPS MedicineWise and Webstercare have collaborated for the first time on a project to assist in…

Stop smoking — what works for your patients?

Aug 14 , 2013 Reference : http://www.nps.org.au/health-professionals/health_news_evidence/2013/stop-smoking-what-works Although rates of smoking have declined over the past decade there are still around 2.8 million Australians who smoke.1 Of…

iBulletin 130815

Aug 15 2013 Reference : http://www.mps.org.my/newsmaster.cfm?&menuid=37&action=view&retrieveid=3794 PHARMACY IN HEALTH TRANSFORMATION SEMINAR Changes in the practice of pharmacy are already taking place. How will this change affect you? How…

iBulletin 130801

Aug , 13 2013 Reference : http://www.mps.org.my/newsmaster.cfm?&menuid=37&action=view&retrieveid=3783 FROM THE PRESIDENT'S DESK Dear Members, A meeting was recently held on 23-7-13 at the Pharmaceutical Services Division, chaired by YBhg Dato’…