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Category Archives: Clinical Cases

Taking a Family History of cancer: We Can Do Better

25-Jun-12

June 7, 2012 (Chicago, Illinois) — Family history can be important in establishing risk for primary and secondary cancer and identifying people who might be candidates for genetic counseling and testing. According to data presented here at the 2012 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), community oncologists are better at documenting […]

A serious drug interaction was found last week in 416 Hospital

02-May-12

Last week, before the “May 1st Labor Festival” an old man came to outpatient pharmacy to take his medications. Someone doctor (Neurology Clinics of 416 Hospital) prescribled the drug – Fluoxetine Capsule – to the old man. When I was dispensing the fluoxetine capsule (Dosage and frequency : 20mg po Qd) to the lovely old […]