Article Archive

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DeptTitle (Click to View)Author(s)Date
Original ResearchThe Effect of a Tailored Patient Activation
Intervention in Inflammatory Bowel Disease Patients
Chisom Kanu, MS; Carolyn Brown, PhD; Jamie Barner, PhD; Casey Chapman, MD; Heather Walker, RNSeptember 2019
Original ResearchAssociation Between Sleep Medications and
Falls and Fall-related Worries in Community-
Dwelling Older Adults in the United States
Kathy L. Nguyen, BS, 2019 PharmD Candidate; Jonathan H. Watanabe, PharmD, PhD, BCGPSeptember 2019
ReviewFocus on New Diabetes Treatment Options
with Cardiovascular Benefits
Jeany Kim Jun, PharmD, APh, MPH, BCACPSeptember 2019
ReviewRecognizing Emerging Roles: Effective Delegation to and Supervision of Pharmacy Technicians for a More Efficient and Effective Pharmacy OrganizationMustafa Sultani, 2021 PharmD Candidate; Sam Pournezhad, 2021 PharmD Candidate; Shane P. Desselle, RPh, PhD, FAPhA; Bushra Alsharif, 2021 PharmD/MPH Candidate; Muhamod Saied, 2019 PharmD Candidate; Ryan Hoh, 2019 PharmD CandidateSeptember 2019
Evidence-Based PracticeCritical appraisal of the ASCEND trialAya F. Ozaki, BScPhm, PharmD; Cynthia Jackevicius, PharmD, MSc, BScPhmSeptember 2019
Clinical Practice CapsuleTreatment of Blood Cholesterol to Reduce
Atheroscelerotic Cardiovascular Risk in Adults
Cori Gray, PharmD Candidate; Craig Stern, PharmD, MBASeptember 2019
Case Series Alemtuzumab Associated Listeria Monocytogenes MeningitisCorrie D. Black, MS; Ryan W. Stevens, PharmD, BCPS, BCIDP; Megan Clancy, MD; Shari Morgan, MD, FACP; Mary Hillstrand, DNP, ANPJune 2019
Evidence-Based Practice Dabigatran Double Antithrombotic Therapy After PCI in Atrial Fibrillation: Review of the RE-DUAL PCI TrialSherif Fanous, BSPharm, PharmD, BCPS; Nathan Tang, PharmD, BCPS; Noelle de Leon, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCPJune 2019
Original Research Factors Associated with Unintended Pregnancy,
Contraceptive Risk-Taking, and Interest in Pharmacist-Provided Birth Control
Tara Walker, PharmD, MS; Danielle Colayco, PharmD, MS; Rina Yacobi, PharmD, MS; Grant D. Lawless, RPh, MD, FACP June 2019
Original Research Impact of Initiating Clinical Pharmacy Services in a Non-Academic Community Medical Center Emergency Department SettingJonathon D. Pouliot, PharmD, MS, BCPS; Martin L. Hahn, PharmD; Bryan Sharpe, MDJune 2019
Clinical Practice Capsule Pharmacologic Treatment of Hypertension in Adults Aged 60 Years or Older from the American College of Physicians and the American Academy of Family PhysiciansEric Pinashin, PharmD; Craig S. Stern, RPh, PharmD, MBA, FASCP, FASHP, FICA, FLMI, FAMCP, FCPhAJune 2019
Editorial The Importance of Goal Setting: Why Every Pharmacist Should Make Goal Setting a HabitAlbert Bach, PharmD; Laressa Bethishou, PharmD, APh, BCPSJune 2019
Patient Care Tools for Community-Based Pharmacist Patient Care Services to Support Optimal Opioid UseTania Gregorian, PharmD; Nancy Alvarez, PharmD, BCPS, FAPhA; Marl Ayson, PharmD; Krystal Han, PharmD; Melissa Durham, PharmD, MACM, APh, BCACPJune 2019
Case Report Direct Oral Anticoagulant (DOAC) to Warfarin Transitions in a Pharmacist-led Anticoagulation ClinicAshley G. Woodhouse, PharmD, BCACP, CACP, CDTM; Madeline J. Burke, PharmD; Anne D. Misher, PharmD, BCACP, BC-ADM, CDEMarch 2019
Review Efficacy and Tolerability of non-daily Statin Administration: A Systematic Review of Literature Cindy Park, PharmD; Quang A. Le, PharmD, PhDMarch 2019
Original Research Evaluation of the Impact of Antimicrobial Stewardship Program (ASP) on Unrestricted Use of Meropenem at an Academic Medical Center Priyam Mithawala, PharmDMarch 2019
Original Research Evaluation of Administration Time and Adherence Rates of Morning vs. Bedtime Dosing of Antihypertensive Medications Laura A. Perry, PharmD, BCPS; Suzanne M. Surowiec, PharmD, BCACP; Danielle A. Danso, PharmD, MS; Omuwa I. Kerobo, PharmD; Ashley A. Anugwom, PharmD; Kihara P. Couvertier, PharmDMarch 2019
Editorial Keeping It Real in the Era of Bots and Trolls Gary Besinque, PharmD, FCSHPMarch 2019
Original Research An Evaluation of the Initiation and Use of Sacubitril/Valsartan in an Inpatient Heart Failure Population: A Retrospective Medication Use Evaluation Tara Snyder, PharmD; Krisy-Ann Thornby, PharmD, BCPS; Amy Henneman, PharmD, BCPS, BCACP, CDE; Robert Thornby, PharmD, BCPSMarch 2019
Original Research Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in Patients with a Prior History of Corticosteroid-induced HyperglycemiaJennifer Levine DeZubay, PharmD; Richard H. Drew, PharmD, MS, FCCP, FIDP;
Jennifer Smith, PharmD, BCACP, BC-ADM, CDE; Elizabeth Mills, PharmD, BCACP, BC-ADM, CDE; Tara L Bell, PharmD, BCPPS; Melissa A. Holland, PharmD, MSCR
March 2019
Editorial Evolutions in Pharmacy Practice Welcome Change and Further Contemplation of Pharmacy Technician Roles and SupervisionShane P. Desselle, RPh, PhD, FAPhA; Alex J. Adams, PharmD, MPH; Kenneth C. Hohmeier, PharmD; Ryan Hoh, PharmD Candidate; Kimberly C. McKeirnan, PharmD, BCACP
December 2018
Original Research Pharmacist Intention to Provide Medication
Disposal Education
Nathan Painter, PharmD, CDE, FAADE; Jeffrey J. He, PharmD; Teddy Agyapong, PharmDDecember 2018
Evidence-Based Practice Evidence-based Appraisal of the FOURIER TrialMai Yokota, BscPhm. PharmD candidate; Khalid W. Taher, BscPhm. PharmD candidate, BCPS; Franco Dickson, Bsc Phm. PharmD candidate; Belinda Luck, PharmD candidate; Cynthia Jackevicius, BScPhm, PharmD, MSc, BCPS-AQ Cardiology, FCSHP, FAHA, FCCP, FCCSDecember 2018
Review Biosimilars and the Pharmacist: A Review of the Legal and Regulatory IssuesDonald R. Miller, PharmD, FASHP; Arianna Vidger, BS, 2019 PharmD Candidate December 2018
Editorial The Art of Time Management - A Must Know
for Effective Student Pharmacists
Amy Kang, PharmDDecember 2018
Review New California Compounding Regulations Chris Munoz, PharmDDecember 2018
Clinical Practice Capsule Animal Prescriptions in a Human World –
Handling Veterinary Prescriptions in the
Community-Practice Setting
Lauren Eichstadt Forsythe, PharmD, FSVHP, DICVPDecember 2018
Review Pharmacist Intention to Provide Medication Disposal EducationDonald R. Miller, PharmD, FASHP; Arianna Vidger, BS, 2019 PharmD Candidate October 2018
Business Model Change Champions Required to Promote Use
of an Advanced EMR in a Mobile Community
Health Clinic
Shane P. Desselle, RPh, PhD, FAPhA; James E. Lessenger, MD, FACOEM; Mustafa Sultani, 2021 PharmD candidate; Bushra Alsharif, 2021 PharmD candidate; Sam Pournezhad, 2021 PharmD candidateSeptember 2018
Original Research Impact of a Shared Tobacco Cessation Curriculum in California Schools of Pharmacy Robin L. Corelli, PharmD; Nicolette A. Mehas, PharmD; Karen Cheung, PharmD;
Dennis O. Ankrah, PharmD; Michael W. Blatt, PharmD; Karen Suchanek Hudmon, DrPH
September 2018
Original Research Examining the attitudes and beliefs of California pharmacists toward dispensing medications intended to be lethalPaul Gavaza, PhD; Jonathan Aspe, PhD, 2019 PharmD candidate; Carina Deck, 2019 PharmD candidate; Lap-Woon Keung, 2019 PharmD candidate; Stephanie Koch LeGrand, 2019 PharmD candidate; Myung Seon Song, 2019 PharmD candidate; Franky Yan, 2019 PharmD candidate; Ko Eun Yoo, 2019 PharmD candidate; Emineh Zohrabi, 2019 PharmD candidate; Jim Pinder, JD, MBA; Farnoosh Zough, PharmD, BCPSSeptember 2018
Clinical Practice Capsule Recommendations for Anticoagulation
Selection in Atrial Fibrillation Patients
Eric Pinashin, PharmD Candidate 2019;
September 2018
Original Research Assessing the Acceptance of the Pay-For-Performance Model in a Segment of California Pharmacists James Colbert, PharmD; Sarah McBane, PharmD; Michael S. Lam, 2019 PharmD candidate;
Alice Blaj, 2019 PharmD candidate; Briana Zimmers, 2019 PharmD candidate; Michael Yoon, 2019 PharmD candidate; Brian Park, 2019 PharmD candidate; Thu Le, 2019 PharmD candidate; Han Dinh, 2019 PharmD candidate; Jessie Wang, 2019 PharmD candidate
September 2018
Review Biosimilars and the Pharmacist: A Review of the Legal and Regulatory Issues Part 1 Donald R. Miller, PharmD, FASHP; Arianna Vidger, BS, 2019 PharmD CandidateSeptember 2018
Review Medication Disposal: The Final Step in Medication Safety Sun Lee, PharmD; Micah Hata, PharmD; Anandi V. Law, BPharm, MS, PhD, FAPhAJune 2018
Editorial Communities Shape Our Lives and Practice Sonya Frausto, PharmD, MA, FCPhAJune 2018
Original Research Assessing Vancomycin Dosing Per Pharmacy in Elderly Patients Over the Age of 74 Years Lee H. Nguyen, PharmD, BCPS-AQ ID, APh; Martin Breen, PharmD; Jason Yamaki, PharmD, PhD; Geraldine Cadalin, BS; Nilomi Shah, BA; Linda Lumintaintang, BSJune 2018
Evidence-Based PracticeCardiovascular Safety of Celecoxib, Naproxen,
or Ibuprofen for Arthritis (PRECISION)
Sun Lee, PharmD; JaeJin An, BPharm, PhDJune 2018
Evidence-Based Practice Critical Appraisal of Non-Inferiority Randomized Controlled Trials Cynthia Jackevicius, BScPhm, PharmD, MSc, BCPS-AQ Cardiology, FCSHP, FAHA, FCCP, FCCSJune 2018
Original Research Impact of a Centralized Interdisciplinary Discharge Unit on Readmission Rates and Transitional Care Services in High Risk Patients Danielle Candelario, PharmD, BCPS; Sarah H. Lee, PharmD; Rachael Durie, PharmD, BCPS; Thom Kim Nguyen, PharmD, BCPS; Patricia Greenberg, MS; Janine Louie, PharmDJune 2018
Clinical Practice Capsule Recommendations for the Treatment of Parkinson's Disease Cori Gray, PharmD Candidate 2019; Craig S. Stern, RPh, PharmD, MBA, FICA, FAMCP, FCPhAJune 2018
Human Interest Are You in a Professional Rut? Bonnie Hui-Callahan, PharmD, CDEJune 2018
ReviewHow Do You Respond to Corresponding Responsibility? K. Scott Guess, PharmD, MS Pharm, RPh, APh, DAIPMMay 2018
Review General Principles of Geriatric Drug Therapy Timothy W. Cutler, PharmD, BCGP; Thomas R. Clark, RPh, MHS, BCGPMarch 2018
Original Research Examining Patient Acceptability of Naloxone Pre and Post Participating in the Evaluation of Opioid Safety PostersJennifer Behan PharmD; Michelle Geier PharmD, BCPPMarch 2018
Original Research The Impact of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency Schedule Changes for Hydrocodone and
Tramadol on California Prescriptions Patterns
Roneet Lev, MD FACEP; Keren Lee; Nathan Painter, PharmD, CDEMarch 2018
Original Research Interpretation of California's Marijuana Regulations after Proposition 64 and Pharmacy Practice Roles in Medical Marijuana Dispensing against Federal Enforcement Risks Ettie Rosenberg, PharmD, JDMarch 2018
Original Research The Pharmacist’s Role in Medical Marijuana Counseling: Patient and Pharmacist Perspective James Colbert, PharmD; Sarah McBane, PharmD; Yasmine Anouty, B.S.; Tiffany Cheng, B.S.; Jenny Xinyu Dong, B.S.; Nicole Kim, B.A.; Wilson Liang, B.S.; John Nguyen, B.S.; Aneri Parikh, B.A.; Amelia Weidling, B.S.March 2018
Law UpdateA Guide to the California Immunization Registry and its Use to Enhance the Delivery of Immunization ServicesAlbert Bach, PharmD; Jeffery Goad, PharmD, MPH; Steven P. Nickell, Ph.D.December 2017
Evidence-Based ReviewAdjunctive Azithromycin Prophylaxis for Cesarean DeliveryGenene Salman, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP, CNSC; Henry Hua, PhD, Noelle de Leon, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP; LaDonna Oelschlaeger, PharmD, BCPSDecember 2017
Clinical Practice CapsuleImmunization UpdateKrei Hurley, PharmD, MPHDecember 2017
ReviewVaccinations – A State's CallClipper F. Young, PharmD, MPH, CDE, BC-ADMDecember 2017
Review New California Compounding Regulations

Chris Munoz, PharmDDecember 2017
ReviewA Review of Community Pharmacy Smartphone ApplicationsJason Lam, PharmD, CSSBB; Nova Edusada November 2017
EditorialWhat My Son Doesn't Know About Leadership but Taught Me AnywayKarl Hess, PharmD, APh, FCPhADecember 2017
Law Update: Continuing EducationNew Laws that Expand the Role of the Pharmacist in Patient CareFred G. Weissman, PharmD; Ettie Rosenberg, PharmD, JDSeptember 2017
Clinical Practice CapsuleDNA to Diagnosis to Treatment... A Dependent ParadigmCraig S. Stern, RPh, PharmD, MBA, FASCP, FASHP, FICA, FLMI, FAMCP, FCPhA, CSPSeptember 2017
Special ArticleThe End of Life Option Act - The Pharmacists RoleTony J. Park, PharmD, JDSeptember 2017
Law UpdateThe End of Life Option Act: Important Considerations for Pharmacists as California Implements Physician Aid in DyingLaura A. Petrillo, MDSeptember 2017
Clinical Problem-SolvingSpecialty Pharmaceuticals - Utilization ManagementCraig S. Stern, RPh, PharmD, MBA, FASCP, FASHP, FICA, FLMI, FAMCP, FCPhA, CSPSeptember 2017
Original ResearchEvaluation of an Outpatient Pharmacy Clinical Services Program on Adherence and Fractures among Patients with OsteoporosisMichele M. Spence, PhD; Abir F. Makarem, PharmD; Stacie L. Reyes, PharmD; Courtney Nguyen, BASeptember 2017
ReviewMonoclonal Antibody Therapy in AsthmaArezoo Campbell, PhDJune 2017
Clinical Practice CapsuleRecommendations for the Treatment of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)Thuy Le, PharmD Candidate 2017; Craig S. Stern, RPh, PharmD, MBA, FASCP, FASHP, FICA, FLMI, FAMCP, FCPhA, CSPJune 2017
Evidence-Based PracticeSPRINT TrialDana Hassid, PharmD candidate; David Lash, PharmD, MPH; Cynthia A. Jackevicius, BScPhm, PharmD, MSc, BCPS-AQ Cardiology, FCSHP, FAHA, FCCP, FCCSJune 2017
Research & Continuing EducationEmpowering the Interdisciplinary Care Team for Improving Care in Seniors via Clinical Pharmacy: The San Diego Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement ProgramPaula E. Park, PharmD, PhD; Diane L. Chau, MD; Jonathan H. Watanabe, PharmD, PhD, BCGPJune 2017
ReviewThe Future of Health Care: Managed Care to Population Health, A Volume-to-Value ModelCraig S. Stern, RPh, PharmD, MBA, FASCP, FASHP, FICA, FLMI, FAMCP, FCPhA, CSPJune 2017
ResearchRelationships between Known Risk Factors for Osteoporosis and Heel Bone Mineral Density in Asian PopulationsEsther Park, PharmD; Binh Tran, MS, PharmD, MBA; Brookie M. Best, PharmD, MAS; Renu F. Singh, PharmD, BCACP, CDEMarch 2017
CommentaryThe Rise of Digital Health and Potential Implications for Pharmacy PracticeMickayla Clark, PharmD candidate 2017; Thomas Clark, PharmD candidate 2017; Afeefa Bhatti, PharmD candidate 2017; Timothy Aungst, PharmDMarch 2017
Continuing EducationImplementing Pharmacy-Based Travel Health Services: Insight and Guidance from Frontline PractitionersTania Gregorian, PharmD; Albert Bach, PharmD; Karl Hess, PharmD; Keri Hurley, PharmD, MPH; Edith Mirzaian, PharmD, BCACP; Jeff Goad, PharmD, MPHMarch 2017
ReviewSpecialty Pharmaceuticals – The New FrontierCraig S. Stern, RPh, PharmD, MBA, FASCP, FASHP, FICA, FLMI, FAMCP, FCPhA, CSPMarch 2017
ResearchZonisamide for the Management of Essential Tremor: An Illustrative Case Report on Long-Term EffectivenessJack J. Chen, PharmD, BCPS, CGP, FASCP, FCCP, FCPhAMarch 2017