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5 Things I Learned From a Drug Information Residency

Completing a drug information (DI) residency was a great experience. My residency was a 2-year university based program with a focus on teaching and research. There are currently 13 American Society of Health0System Pharmacists (ASHP)-accredited PGY2 DI residencies, with various practice

Information warning system could save drug users from nasty incidents

It’s believed an early warning system to share information about dangerous drugs could have saved 13 people from hospital treatment in Christchurch. They fell ill after taking a substance which had been falsely sold as ecstasy. Drug testing outfit Know Your

4 Free Online Drug Information Resources for Your Patients

It is important for patients to have accurate and reputable drug information resources at their disposal. Direct-to-consumer advertising (DTCA) by pharmaceutical manufacturers through television, print ads, and the computer has become prevalent throughout the United States.1  There is mixed evidence regarding whether