THE govt yesterday announced
$5.4m in funding to establish new
chemotherapy units in ten South
Australian hospitals: Gawler, Mt
Barker, Mt Gambier, Port Augusta,
Victor Harbor, Clare, Murray
Bridge, Northern Yorke Peninsula,
Naracoorte and Port Lincoln.The above snippet is the first part of an article sent to subscribers in Pharmacy Daily's issue from 19 May 10 To see the full story, see the embedded issue below or CLICK HERE to download Pharmacy Daily from 19 May 10
THE NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal has placed a “Prohibition Order” against unregistered pharmacist Ethan Le, banning him from working in any environment where he would have access to any Schedule 8 drugs.
“UNPRECEDENTED demand” for seasonal influenza vaccines has led to a shortage of supplies, according to Australia’s Chief Medical Officer, Dr Tony Hobbs, who has been tasked with ensuring as much vaccine is brought into the country as possible.
DIETARY supplements of vitamins and minerals provide no obvious clinical benefit when taken before or during pregnancy among Australian women who are well nourished, according to new research published by the Society of Hospital Pharmacists today.