May 2010, Volume 60, Issue 5


JCR IMPACT
FACTOR

1.002
JCR 5-YEAR
IMPACT FACTOR

1.082
H INDEX

46
SJR

0.23

Editorial

Importance of adherence to medical treatment

Zohra Zaidi

Non-adherence to medical treatment is the core issue of pharmionics; the study of what patients do with prescribed medications. Non-adherence refers to unfilled prescriptions, incorrect dosing intervals, skipped dosages or premature cessation of medication.1

Judicious use of blood

Muhammad Kashif  , Salman Naseem Adil

The judicious or appropriate clinical use of blood and blood products means the transfusion of safe blood products only to manage a condition leading to significant morbidity or mortality that cannot be avoided or managed effectively by other means.1 It is v

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