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Latest Articles

Preventing and managing dry skin in older people

As skin ages, increased transepidermal water loss leads to dry skin (xerosis) and reduced barrier function. View Article

Vulvovaginal health in post-menopausal women

Age-related changes in women can result in an increased occurrence of vulvovaginal dermatological conditions such as... View Article

Helping patients cope with chronic non-malignant pain

The role of opioids in the management of chronic non-malignant pain is a controversial subject due to concerns... View Article

Communicating cardiovascular risk effectively

Calculating a patient’s cardiovascular risk is relatively easy; communicating this to patients in a way that assists their decision making can be challenging. View Article

Latest News

Bpacnz has now published a quick guide for clinicians and parents to encourage swallowing of pills and capsules in children. This guide is available to download, and can be used as a take-home resource.

New Encouraging children to swallow tablets or capsules

Looking for a report? Prescribers can log-in to My bpac (or create a free account) to access individual prescribing or laboratory testing reports. Once you have logged-in, click on “My documents” in your account dashboard to see your available reports.

New Personalised oxycodone prescribing report.

Peer Group Discussions In an ongoing series, we look back at the key messages and practice points from selected articles in Best Practice Journals.