Clinical pharmacy is the branch of pharmacy which deals with patient-care aimed to optimize the use of medication and promotes health, wellness, and diseaseprevention. To be able to achieve this objective several tools are available with modern clinical pharmacists, for example, medication dispensing device, centralized pharmacy, clinical pharmacy services, drug formulary, hospital formulary, etc. Clinical pharmacists play an important role in assuring medication safety, providing medication management services, aimed at improving clinical outcomes. The book provides a lucid introduction to clinical pharmacy practice in a concise and comprehensive manner. It dwells upon the central theme of clinical pharmacy, that is ensuring safer and timely administration of medications by monitoring their compliance and side effects.
|Publishers||CBS Publishers & Distributors|
|Size||23×36/16 (trimmed 140×215 mm)|
|About the Author||
Vikas Dhikav completed his MBBS from PGIMS, Rohtak, Haryana; obtained his MD in pharmacology from AIIMS, New Delhi; and PhD from PGIMER and Dr RML Hospital (under IP University), New Delhi. He has fellowship in clinical neuropsychopharmacology. He has won several state and national awards including ‘Best Medical Assay Writer’ (2003), Best Paper Awards (2014, 2016, 2017), ‘Excellent Medical Teacher Award’ (2017) and ‘Distinguished Medical Author Award’ (2018). He has to his credit over 150 research papers and 15 books. His name features in all world’s leading who’s who databases and has been nominated as one of 2000 intellectuals of 21st century