All publications of “Silvana Maria de Almeida”

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Implementation and progress of clinical pharmacy in the rational medication use in a large tertiary hospital

Fábio Teixeira Ferracini, Silvana Maria de Almeida, Juliana Locatelli, Sandra Petriccione, Celina Setsuko Haga

DOI: 10.1590/s1679-45082011ao2140

ABSTRACTObjective:To show developments and contributions of a clinical pharmacy service in safety and rational use of medications in a large tertiary hospital.Methods:Clinical pharmacists were responsible for all issues using medications at the hospital. In the beginning this professional was responsible for analyzing medical prescriptions, horizontal visits, and to set up protocols. Afterwards, other activities were designated such as monitoring for drug safety, participating in committees and managed routines. If problems were found, the pharmacist reported them for the physician and, […]

Pharmacy contribution to the prescription and rational use of human albumin at a large hospital

Wladimir Mendes Borges Filho, Silvana Maria de Almeida, Fabio Teixeira Ferracini, Constantino Jose Fernandes Júnior

DOI: 10.1590/s1679-45082010ao1630

ABSTRACTObjective:The purpose of this survey was to reduce the use of human albumin 20% in non-supported indications at Hospital Israelita Albert Einstein.Methods:During a 30-day period, in December 2006, a preliminary prospective analysis of medical prescriptions of human albumin 20% and therapeutic indications according to ANVISA RDC 115 guidelines was performed. Based on this analysis, a project was developed. In January 2007, a daily routine to follow up albumin prescriptions by the Hospital pharmacists was established.Results:From January to October 2007, 14,799 […]