Thursday, February 25, 2021

Poetry in the time of coronavirus; pharmacy contractor pens down his thoughts in verses

We are in a lockdown   So we are in a lockdown The phone doesn't stop ringing 300 calls plus per day, all wanting home deliveries, patient requests, how do...

My Father: The Editor’s Editor

By Shailesh Ramniklal Solanki This is a tribute I never thought I would have to write or indeed ever wanted to write. It is the...

OPINION: Relieving back-office pressure must be a priority for pharmacy teams

  Andy Johnson reveals how back-office and admin efficiencies can ease pressure on already stretched pharmacists and their teams… The race to deliver the country’s biggest...

BIG INTERVIEW: Surana sets path for global leadership

If any single company epitomizes India’s transition from economic minnow to burgeoning industrial superpower, it’s Bangalore-based pharma giant Micro Labs Ltd. Founded as a...

VIEWPOINT: Pharmacy’s role in early diagnosis of pancreatic cancer

By Lu Constable Pancreatic cancer has the lowest survival rate of any of the common cancers. Early diagnosis of the disease is vital, and yet...

TECHNOLOGY & PHARMACY AUTOMATION: Role of automation in driving efficiency

Community pharmacy was an early adopter of technology, recognising the value in automating and streamlining labelling and ordering in community pharmacy practice in the...

How to run a successful travel health clinic in community pharmacy

By Lucy Morris With overseas visits by UK residents continuing to grow and research indicating that more people are planning to spend more money on their...

Get DMIRS right to reap rewards

BY RICHARD BROWN The NHS England Digital Minor Illness Referral Service (DMIRS) is one of the most important changes to community pharmacy since the advent...

What’s all the fuss about medicinal cannabis?

By Sarah Ellson The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) on 8 August published its draft Guideline for prescribing cannabis-based medicinal products – kicking...

‘Garavi Gujarat will come to be the pride of Britain’

By Rithika Siddhartha When he took to the stage at the Asian Business Awards in March 2018, it was the first and only time that...