Investigating how community pharmacy has responded to COVID-19 pandemic to maintain patient safety.
A new research project to understand the role that pharmacy can play in supporting the public health agenda during pandemics launched at Aston University.
£75 million increase in funding for Scotland’s universities to ensure they can protect their research programmes against the financial impact of COVID-19.
Clinicians in Scotland have been asked to make sure that every effort is made to enrol COVID-19 patients in the national priority clinical trials.
What is the impact of FMD on community pharmacists?
New therapies could be developed after researchers gain fresh insight into how cells alert the body when they are in danger of becoming cancerous. A mechanism that forms a natural part of the ageing process could be used to help the body detect cancer cells sooner so they can be removed before tumours […]
Children with an inherited form of intellectual disability and autism could be helped by taking a medicine commonly used to lower cholesterol early in life, according to researchers at the University of Edinburgh’s Patrick Wild Centre and Simons Initiative for the Developing Brain.
New research has, for the first time, provided guidance on the amount of antibiotics that can safely be prescribed without generating resistant superbugs. The study, led by NHS Grampian in collaboration with Professor Ian Gould, Honorary Professor at the University of Aberdeen uses data modelling to calculate the risk/benefit ratio for several different […]
A recent study led by pharmacy technicians in Australia saved thousands of dollars by preventing the waste of medicines. The pharmacy technicians achieved this by deploying ward-based educational sessions to the multidisciplinary team. The findings highlighted the importance of pharmacy technicians and provided evidence for an advanced scope pharmacy technician ward role to reduce […]