Publication date: 
Fri., Dec. 22, 2017 11:15am EST ·

HCPC Europe -The Latest in Adherence Packaging

If you are involved in the production, sales, and marketing of pharmaceutical packaging, keep in touch with the latest developments and thinking in making packs patient friendly.  Essential knowledge and experience in enhancing patient adherence through the use of innovative packaging can be found in the HCPC Europe quarterly newsletter.

Publication date: 
Wed., Dec. 20, 2017 3:45pm EST ·

Stop the Clot® - Managing Anticoagulants Before, During and After Medical Procedures

Millions of people depend on anticoagulants – also known as “blood thinners” – to prevent life-threatening blood clots. While these medications do not actually “thin” the blood, they do slow the body’s ability to form dangerous blood clots, such as blood clots in the arms or legs (deep vein thrombosis or DVT) and blood clots in the lungs (pulmonary embolism or PE). Blood thinners, however, do not completely stop the body’s ability to clot, because blood clots are a beneficial part of healing from an injury.