Event Date/Time: Mar 20, 2005 End Date/Time: Mar 27, 2005
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To update pharmacists and medical practitioners on current indications, interactions and complications in the use of pharmaceuticals.
Participants should learn to...
* Identify the top 10 therapeutic classes by drug spending in the U.S. and implications to stakeholders.
* Discuss the clinical indications of the new pharmaceutical products approved by the FDA.
* Evaluate natural products – use, effectiveness and precautions specific for use in women’s health.
* Analyze the treatment guidelines for community-acquired pneumonia, hypertension and high cholesterol.
* Identify risk factors and quality indicators for preventable drug-related morbidity in older adults.
* Discuss the various types of decision analyses that can be conducted in pharmacoeconomics.
* Describe common sources for miscommunication in health care that can lead to potentially serious medical errors and ways to reduce such errors within the medication use system.


Additional Information

14 CME PRA Category 1 Credits Physician Course Fee - $625 All Others - $350