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P&T® Journal contents for June 2002

Features

Meeting Highlights
Lawrence M. Prescott, PhD
Meeting Highlights
Trinidad Linares
Italy, ranked second in the world for health care by the World Health Organization, is facing an increasing elderly population. At the same time, its health care system is shifting from national to regional control.
Vittorio Maio, PharmD and Lamberto Manzoli, MD
Continuing Education
This article discusses a new agent to treat deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism.
Nicole T. Ansani, PharmD

Departments

Editorial
Editor-in-Chief David B. Nash investigates tools that can be used to get “Just the Facts.”
Prescription Washington
Stephen Barlas
Medication Errors
Matthew Grissinger, RPh, discusses what can go wrong when acetylcysteine oral solution is given parenterally.
Matthew Grissinger, RPh
Drug Forecast
A new coxib to treat both osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis.
Brooke D. Fidler, PharmD, CDM
Drug News
The latest information about approvals, indication changes, industry updates, and news from the FDA.