Pharmacy News

Pharmacists reviewing antimicrobial prescriptions in transitions of care practice model reduced harm

A study in JAMA Network Open found that pharmacists can play a key role in enhancing antimicrobial prescribing during transitions of care.

Young children with uncomplicated pneumonia could be OK without antibiotics

A study in Open Forum Infectious Diseases revealed that among children aged 3 years or younger who were hospitalized for uncomplicated community-associated pneumonia (CAP), a sizable proportion of them fared well without undergoing a full course of antibiotics.