Legislative and regulatory bodies in Canada have authorized pharmacists to prescribe in different provinces. Albertan pharmacists have the broadest prescribing scope. Our objective was to cluster Albertan pharmacists into different prescriber groups based on their self‐reported prescribing practice and to compare the groups according to practice settings, the proportion of Additional Prescribing...
To map the extent, range, and nature of research on the effectiveness, level of use, and perceptions about electronic medication administration records (eMARs) in long‐term care facilities (LTCFs) and identify gaps in current knowledge and priority areas for future research.
Scoping review of quantitative and qualitative literature.
ObjectiveCollaborative care between physicians and pharmacists has the potential to improve the process of care and patient outcomes. Our objective was to determine whether team‐based pharmacist care was associated with higher physician‐rated collaborative working relationship scores than usual ward‐based pharmacist care at the end of the COLLABORATE study, a 1 year, multicentre, controlled clinical...
Our objective was to examine the effect of concomitant lower extremity peripheral arterial disease (PAD) on long-term prognosis and pharmacotherapy in patients with coronary artery disease (CAD).Prospective cohort study enrolling all patients with angiographically proven CAD between April 1, 2000, and December 31, 2004, in Alberta, Canada.Of 28649 patients (mean age 64 years) with CAD, 2509 (9%) had...
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