Special Issue "Hospital Pharmacy"
A special issue of Pharmacy (ISSN 2226-4787).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (30 September 2016).
As a hospital pharmacist, you have endeavored to incessantly sustain and develop medication management and pharmaceutical care of patients in the hospital setting with your unique set of skills and focus. We invite you to share your journey by documenting your investigative pursuits and involvement in bench to individual patient to population-based studies, as well as advancement in service delivery within a constantly changing work environment that demands care and service transformation.
We hope this Special Issue will inspire fellow health professionals and hospital administrators everywhere to strive for higher standards in practice, overcome barriers and obstacles in order to make improvements happen and recognize those who have completed successful and sustainable initiatives in hospital pharmacy. As change is constant in the healthcare environment, where the ingenuity of hospital pharmacists encounters a myriad of complexities and challenges, we eagerly look forward to the submission of your research paper for our review.
Associate Professor Sui Yung CHAN
Assistant Professor Lita Sui Tjien CHEW
Manuscript Submission Information
Manuscripts should be submitted online at www.mdpi.com by registering and logging in to this website. Once you are registered, click here to go to the submission form. Manuscripts can be submitted until the deadline. All papers will be peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be published continuously in the journal (as soon as accepted) and will be listed together on the special issue website. Research articles, review articles as well as short communications are invited. For planned papers, a title and short abstract (about 100 words) can be sent to the Editorial Office for announcement on this website.
Submitted manuscripts should not have been published previously, nor be under consideration for publication elsewhere (except conference proceedings papers). All manuscripts are thoroughly refereed through a single-blind peer-review process. A guide for authors and other relevant information for submission of manuscripts is available on the Instructions for Authors page. Pharmacy is an international peer-reviewed open access quarterly journal published by MDPI.
Please visit the Instructions for Authors page before submitting a manuscript. The Article Processing Charge (APC) for publication in this open access journal is 1400 CHF (Swiss Francs). Submitted papers should be well formatted and use good English. Authors may use MDPI's English editing service prior to publication or during author revisions.
- Pharmaceutical sciences including the development and testing of new dosage forms or medication-administration modalities
- Clinical research concerning the efficacy, safety and pharmacokinetics of medications
- Pharmacy practice research addressing various issues such as the evaluation of new and existing services, automation, workload measurement, pharmacoeconomics, patient safety and quality management
- Education, training, competencies and specialization of hospital pharmacists