All publications of “Wladimir Mendes Borges Filho”

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Vitamin D intoxication: case report

Tatiana Aporta Marins, Tatiana de Fátima Gonçalves Galvão, Fernando Korkes, Domingos Augusto Cherino Malerbi, Arnaldo José Ganc, Davi Korn, [...]

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082014RC2860

Hypervitaminosis D is a rarely reported condition. In general it is only perceived when hypercalcemia is not resolved. The use of vitamin D has increased in recent years because of its benefits, but as a result, intoxication cases have occurred more frequently. This report describes a patient who presented worsening of renal function and hypercalcemia. After investigation, vitamin D intoxication was confirmed and it was due to an error in compounding.

Implementation of vertical clinical pharmacist service on venous thromboembolism prophylaxis in hospitalized medical patients

Celina Setsuko Haga, Cassio Massashi Mancio, Micheline da Costa Pioner, Fabricia Aparecida de Lima Alves, Andreia Ramos Lira, João Severino da Silva, [...]

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082014AO2526

Objective:To describe the vertical clinical pharmacist service’s interventions in prevention of venous thromboembolism.Methods: This prospective study was done at a private hospital. From January to May 2012, the clinical pharmacist evaluated medical patients without prophylaxis for thromboembolism. If the patient fulfilled criteria for thromboembolism and did not have contraindications, the clinical pharmacist suggested inclusion of pharmacologic agents and/or mechanical methods for venous thromboembolism prevention. In addition, the appropriate dose, route of administration, duplicity and replacement of the drug were suggested.Results: […]

Interventions performed by the clinical pharmacist in the emergency department

Talita Muniz Maloni Miranda, Sandra Petriccione, Fabio Teixeira Ferracini, Wladimir Mendes Borges Filho

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082012000100015

Objective:To demonstrate the role and importance of the clinical pharmacist in the Emergency Department by means of identification, classification, and assessment of the number of interventions performed by this professional.METHODS:This was a retrospective study conducted during the period of January 1st, 2010 to December 31st, 2010, at the Morumbi Emergency Department of Hospital Israelita Albert Einstein. The interventions were performed by the clinical pharmacists by means of his/her role along with the interdisciplinary team and active search in clinical charts, […]

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 […]