brand logo
  1. Summarize best practices for incorporating a clinical pharmacist into a family medicine office.

  2. Explain the role of an integrated clinical pharmacist, including in comprehensive medication management and billing.

  3. Summarize the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval process for new drugs.

  4. Prescribe new drugs with consideration of indication, adverse effects, cost, and patient preference.

  5. Describe the pharmacology of common drug interactions.

  6. Choose one or more strategies to prevent common drug interactions.

  7. Explain the difference between appropriate and inappropriate polypharmacy.

  8. Use clinical decision support tools to reduce inappropriate polypharmacy.

Already a subscriber?  Log In


From $335
  • Immediate, unlimited access to all FP Essentials content
  • 60 CME credits/year
  • AAFP app access
  • Print delivery available

Edition Access

  • Immediate, unlimited access to this edition's content
  • 5 CME credits
  • AAFP app access
  • Print delivery available
Interested in AAFP membership? Learn more  Learn More

Continue Reading

Copyright © 2021 by the American Academy of Family Physicians.

This content is owned by the AAFP. A person viewing it online may make one printout of the material and may use that printout only for his or her personal, non-commercial reference. This material may not otherwise be downloaded, copied, printed, stored, transmitted or reproduced in any medium, whether now known or later invented, except as authorized in writing by the AAFP.  See permissions for copyright questions and/or permission requests.