News & Views

Strength and persistence are key American attributes, but collaborative effort is critical to success.
It’s hard to believe, but 2017 is well upon us, bringing with it a whole host of changes and new opportunities, which is how our industry thrives.
Read about the new OTC products featured in February 2017.
Read about the new Rx products featured in February 2017.

Feature Focus: Preventive Care

The frequency and scale of global travel has led to unprecedented opportunity for rapid spread of emerging and reemerging diseases.

Feature Focus: Acute Care

Clostridium difficile is a spore-forming, gram-positive bacteria spread by the fecaloral route.

Feature Focus: Case Study

The most common form of peptic ulcer is the duodenal ulcer, which typically occurs in the proximal segment.

Counseling Focus

Prescription opioids are potent pain-relieving medications that, when used correctly, can effectively control pain and increase the quality of life for patients with acute or chronic pain.

Drug-Drug Interactions

Approximately 60 million Americans experience heartburn once a month, and 15 million Americans suffer from it daily.

Business Focus

Convenient care clinics (CCCs) provide a cost-effective alternative when primary care providers are unable to accommodate a patient with a last-minute appointment or provide treatment for an acute illness.

News Focus: Chronic Care

Inflammatory bowel disease involves chronic inflammation of the inner tract of the intestine.

Educated Patient

The World Gastroenterology Organization describes the prevalence of celiac disease as a “statistical iceberg” in today’s health climate.

Disease State Management

Psychological therapies are known to provide short-term symptom relief to patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), but the results of a recent study indicate that these benefits may extend even longer than previously thought.
Migraine and tension headaches could share some genetic links with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), according to recent study results presented at the annual meeting of the American Academy of Neurology in Vancouver, Canada.
Although the neuropain inhibitor pregabalin (Lyrica) is frequently used to treat conditions such as epilepsy, neuropathic pain, and bromyalgia, the results of a recent pilot study suggest that the drug could also be used to ease pain related to irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).

Continuing Education

This Continuing Education activity is supported by an educational grant from Nature Made Nutritional Products.

Current Issue

The Educated Patient

Kristen Marjama, DNP, FNP-BC
The National Health Interview Survey in 2014 estimated that 17.7 million adults and 6.3 million children had asthma.
Mary McCormack, MSN, APNC, MPH
The World Gastroenterology Organization describes the prevalence of celiac disease as a “statistical iceberg” in today’s health climate.
Melissa DeCapua, DNP, PMHNP-B-C
Diabetic retinopathy causes more losses of vision worldwide than any other eye disease, affecting 33% of the 285 million individuals suffering from diabetes.
Janet Gilbreath, DNP, MBA, MSN, FNP-BC
Head lice are 6-legged insects about the size of a sesame seed that cling to the scalp and neck and survive by feeding on human blood.
$vacMongoViewPlus$ $vAR$
Contemporary Clinic
MJH Associates
American Journal of Managed Care
Cure
MD Magazine
ONCLive
OTCGuide
Pharmacy Times
Specialty Pharmacy Times
Targeted Oncology
About Us
Advertise
Careers
Contact Us
Feedback
Privacy
Terms & Conditions
Pharmacy Healthcare & Communications, LLC
2 Clarke Drive
Suite 100
Cranbury, NJ 08512
P: 609-716-7777
F: 609-257-0701

Copyright Contemporary Clinic 2017
Pharmacy Healthcare & Communications, LLC. All Rights Reserved.