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Announcing the Annual ISF/SelfCare Award for Best Published Paper.

International Self-Care Foundation and SelfCare announce the launch of the annual award for the best paper published in SelfCare in that calendar year. The prize of £750 is awarded to the author(s) of the paper* judged by the editorial team …

SelfCare Focus: a selection of newly published papers on self-care from the worldwide literature. 1. A clinical and safety review of paracetamol and ibuprofen in children

In this section, we will provide a brief summary and a link to the published abstract of newly published papers selected from the worldwide literature as being of particular interest to the SelfCare community. A clinical and safety review of …

SelfCare Focus: a selection of newly published papers on self-care from the worldwide literature. 2. Identifying the hidden burden of allergic rhinitis (AR) in community pharmacy: A global phenomenon

Identifying the hidden burden of allergic rhinitis (AR) in community pharmacy: A global phenomenon. By: Tan R, Cvetkovski B, Kritikos V, Price D, Yan K, Smith P, Bosnic-Anticevich S. Asthma Research and Practice 2017 Nov 21;3:8. Summary: Patients with allergic …

SelfCare Focus: a selection of newly published papers on self-care from the worldwide literature. 3. What we know about the purpose, theoretical foundation, scope and dimensionality of existing self-management measurement tools: A scoping review

What we know about the purpose, theoretical foundation, scope and dimensionality of existing self-management measurement tools: A scoping review. By: Packer TL, Fracini A, Audulv A, Alizadeh N, van Gaal BGI, Warner G, Kephart G. Patient Education and Counseling 2018 …

SelfCare Focus: a selection of newly published papers on self-care from the worldwide literature. 4. Community pharmacy customer segmentation based on factors influencing their selection of pharmacy and over-the-counter medicines

Community pharmacy customer segmentation based on factors influencing their selection of pharmacy and over-the-counter medicines. By: Kevrekidis DP, Minarikova D, Markos A, Malovecka I, Minarik P. Saudi Pharmaceutical Journal 2018 Jan;26(1):33-43. Summary: This study aimed to investigate the consumers’ preferences …

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