The Pharmacist September/October 2018 - Page 4

Contents September/October 2018 6 News Business news The biggest stories affecting your business 8 Dispensing news The biggest stories affecting your dispensary 12 Cover story No-deal Brexit could be devastating for the UK’s medicine supplies 3 Editorial Can pharmacy bounce back after these momentous challenges? 10 Columnist EU pharmacists are scared for their future post Brexit 16 Interview Simon Dukes talks to The Pharmacist as he takes over PSNC 19 What it’s like to be an academic pharmacist Oksana Pyzik talks about her unconventional career path Views 8 46 Dr Livingstone Stop getting hot under the collar over mild fevers Your pharmacy 20 Top tips for prescription endorsing Common endorsing errors and how to prevent them 25 How stock shortages are affecting pharmacies A Sheffield pharmacist describes the challenges 26 Running a methadone clinic How pharmacists can get involved Data rundown Routine child vaccinations in 2017/18 Masterclass 29 Smoking cessation service How to help patients quit smoking 32 Smoking cessation case study The service in action 34 How to set up a smoking cessation service What you need to offer the service 38 High blood pressure The latest advice on managing this common condition 41 Winter skin conditions How the pharmacist can help 16 Clinical update 44 Continence How to help patients looking for advice and products 29 4 | The Pharmacist | September/October 2018 28 Dispensing