Janet K Sluggett

BPharm (Hons), GDipClinEpi, PhD, AACPA, FSHP, GAICD, Senior Research Fellow, University of South Australia, UniSA Allied Health and Human Performance, Adelaide, SA; Affiliate Post-doctoral Researcher, Registry of Senior Australians, South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute, Adelaide, SA; Adjunct Research Fellow, Centre for Medicine Use and Safety, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Monash University, Vic

Medication management of type 2 diabetes in residential aged care

This article reviews best practice medication management of type 2 diabetes mellitus in residential aged care facilities and highlights practical details for clinicians providing care for residents.

Prescribing and deprescribing in chronic kidney disease

Medication cessation or dose reduction may be required for patients with chronic kidney disease to prevent medication accumulation, adverse medication events and kidney injury.

Strategies to simplify complex medication regimens

Complex regimens are challenging to administer and have been linked to non-adherence, medication errors and hospital admissions.