Sini T. Inasu, M.V. Kumudavalli, B.S. Venkateswarlu
Sini T. Inasu*, M.V. Kumudavalli, B.S. Venkateswarlu
1Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice, Ahalia School of Pharmacy, Palakkad, Kerala- 678557, India.
2MV. Kumudavalli, Professor, Department of Pharmacy, Vinayaka Missions College of Pharmacy, Vinayaka Mission’s Research Foundation (Deemed University) Salem, Tamil Nadu- 636008, India.
3BS Venkateswarlu, Principal, Department of Pharmacy, Vinayaka Missions College of Pharmacy, Vinayaka Mission’s Research Foundation (Deemed University) Salem, Tamil Nadu- 636008, India.
Volume - 15,
Issue - 11,
Year - 2022
Pharmacy practice has moved from medication delivery to a patient-focused approach during the last four decades. The pharmacist role has shifted from a compounding pharmacist and distributor of pharmaceuticals to one of the services and finally to a care provider. Progressively, the pharmacist's job is to ensure that the patient's medication is adequate and the best possible and readily available. Pharmacists can depend on the personal needs of their patients, thus making an essential contribution to drug therapy outcomes and quality of life. The number of people affected by diabetes and the costs associated with its management is relatively high worldwide, especially in developing countries like India. Aside from contributing to the financial strain, the problems arising from delays in detection and management are numerous. Clinical pharmacists have been inducted as important healthcare team members in many developing countries medical centers. This article discusses the role of the clinical pharmacist in the treatment of diabetes mellitus, including drug therapy, diabetes care, and education. The main aim of treatment in diabetes treatment has been to optimize drug therapy to achieve improved clinical results without causing drug-related issues. Clinical pharmacists who are well-trained and readily available are key healthcare practitioners who can help patients achieve improved drug treatment outcomes.
Cite this article:
Sini T. Inasu, M.V. Kumudavalli, B.S. Venkateswarlu. Clinical Pharmacist role and their Importance in the Systematic Analysis of Diabetes Management Studies. Research Journal of Pharmacy and Technology. 2022; 15(11):5273-7. doi: 10.52711/0974-360X.2022.00888
Sini T. Inasu, M.V. Kumudavalli, B.S. Venkateswarlu. Clinical Pharmacist role and their Importance in the Systematic Analysis of Diabetes Management Studies. Research Journal of Pharmacy and Technology. 2022; 15(11):5273-7. doi: 10.52711/0974-360X.2022.00888 Available on: https://rjptonline.org/AbstractView.aspx?PID=2022-15-11-73
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