Brian J. Barnes.

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All Rights Reserved 2008 When you make a mistake, don't look back at it long. Take the reason of the thing into your mind, and then look forward. Mistakes are lessons of wisdom. The past cannot be changed. The future is yet in your power. — Phyllis Bottome to my grandfather, Donald G. Smoke, whose patience and encouragement have resonated with me throughout(More)
OBJECTIVE Characterize the impact of a pharmacist-led diabetes self-management program on three key metabolic parameters: glycosylated hemoglobin (HbA1c), low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C), and mean arterial blood pressure (MAP) among employee health program participants. METHODS A self-insured company in the Kansas City metropolitan area began(More)
OBJECTIVE To determine the direct financial impact for patients resulting from Medication Therapy Management (MTM) interventions made by community pharmacists. Secondary objectives include evaluating the patient and physician acceptance rates of the community pharmacists' recommended MTM interventions. METHODS This was a retrospective observational study(More)
337 Dear Editor, We read with interest the article by Khayznikov et al., regarding the resolution of statin intolerance with vitamin D repletion. [1] We too have tried this strategy among a similarly statin intolerant population (median — three previous statins) and believe vitamin D supplementation plays a role in treating certain individuals. Our results(More)
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