Another pre-reg project presented…

by Kazeem Olalekan In our next installment of the pre-registration project, Prabsimranjeet Rathaur describes his audit project on evaluating the use of patient controlled analgesia (PCA) on surgical and orthopaedic wards. …this may represent opportunity to review the current guideline with the hope of gaining consensus across all prescribers….I will like to thank both of my supervisors Claire […]

A pre-registration project – another first for bookapharmacist

by Kazeem Olalekan We are always looking at ways to encourage different aspects of quality practice at bookapharmacist.com. To fulfill our audit dissemination agenda, we are encouraging pre-registrations pharmacists – past and present to discuss their audit/pre-reg project in a short time frame.  Our first volunteer, Tomisin Adedipe presented his pre-registration project in less than […]

More Respiration than Perspiration

by Kazeem Olalekan When in March last year, Kazeem met Adel, it was bound to be another insightful interview and meeting of old mates. Adel featured in my first book: The Doctrine of Universal Truths. From one ‘wacky’ idea to the next, we stumbled along and then MUR….the rest, as they say, is history! It […]

When Kazeem met Perveen…

by Kazeem Olalekan MRPharmS It was in March 2007 when I made a proposition to Perveen about a project I was planning. It was a simple and direct proposition. It went something like this: ‘Hello Perveen how are you and the family? Hope all is well. I am planing a MUR project: you know the […]

Case Study 8: Being Cyril

by Kazeem Olalekan MRPharmS   In our latest interview, Kazeem chats with Cyril Siou – Community Pharmacist. This interview effectively introduces the reader to Cyril – the man. He was one of the people that said yes when I presented him with a blank canvass of what I wanted to achieve with this project. The […]

Case Study 7: To infinity and beyond…

by Kazeem Olalekan MRPharmS It is with great pleasure that I introduce the subject of our most current case study. I have been busy interviewing this amazing community pharmacist.  Her name is Patricia Lee, Community Pharmacist at Tesco-in-store pharmacy at Bursledon Towers, mother to Lucas, wife to Romano, loyal, knowledgeable, experienced and all round supper community […]

Case Study 6: Critical Evaluation

by Kazeem Olalekan MRPharmS This July we have posted our 6th Case Study. We are quite proud about this one. Kazeem conducted an interview with Sue Gough, a Critical Evaluation Pharmacist at University Hospitals Southampton NHS Foundation Trust. It provides an insight into what these breeds of pharmacists do. They read the many clinical papers […]

Done it again: Got the interview!

by Kazeem Olalekan In August of this year, bookapharmacist.com reported on the antimicrobial iphone app developed by the team at Southampton University Hospital NHS Trust (now: University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust). At the end of that piece, Kazeem promised to try and get an interview with Dr Kieran Hand, the pharmacist involved in the […]

Case Study 3: We are building effective professional pharmacist networks

Today bookapharmacist.com showcase how it is building effective professional pharmacist networks by interviewing Katerina Mesmer (author of “Complacency did not build the Tower of Babylon“), Hospital Pharmacist and Project Facilitator at Iforg Limited. The interview explores her role at the Local Pharmacy Forum and at bookapharmacist.com. Most importantly, how she is working with bookapharmacist to […]