pharmacotherapy


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phar·ma·co·ther·a·py

 (fär′mə-kō-thĕr′ə-pē)
n. pl. phar·ma·co·ther·a·pies
Treatment of disease through the use of drugs.

pharmacotherapy

(ˌfɑːməkəˈθɛrəpɪ)
n
(Pharmacology) the healing and cure of illness by the administration of drugs
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The guideline also includes Grade I statements, which say "the current evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of pharmacotherapy interventions for tobacco cessation in pregnant women and electronic nicotine delivery systems for tobacco cessation in all adults (Ann Intern Med.
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This is compared to pharmacotherapy alone; however, combination therapy may offer only limited benefits beyond that derived from psychotherapy alone (viz.
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In contrast, during the same period, psychiatrists embraced pharmacotherapy more tightly, with the use of drug therapy rising to 89% of responding psychiatrists in 2010, up from 81% in 2002 and from 54% in 1988.
The initial search terms 'varicose vein', 'venous ulcer' and 'venous disease' were used with appropriate search limits to identify prospective studies of pharmacotherapy in venous disease.
He covers crossroads between emergency medicine and pharmacy practice, operational considerations of a safe medication use system, assuring quality of emergency care pharmacotherapy in light of high-risk and high-cost medication and responses to medical emergencies, and fostering interest in emergency care pharmacotherapy.
Psychotherapy was more likely to be consistent with American Psychiatric Association (APA) practice guidelines than pharmacotherapy, suggesting that adherence--the extent to which patients completed the recommended therapy--was greater for psychotherapy than pharmacotherapy
Our results show that enhancing the patient's access to care through collaborative physician-pharmacist relationships can yield lower blood glucose levels, improve the overall metabolic profile and reduce costs to the payer," said Erin Slazak, PharmD, UB clinical assistant professor of pharmacy practice and board certified pharmacotherapy specialist.
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