Here’s a preview of the featured content to watch for this week on Drug Topics®.
Drug Topics Journal, January 2022 Digital Edition
Drug Topics Journal is now available on drugtopics.com. Check out the latest articles in Drug Topics: Exploring virtual reality in the pharmacy, OTC analgesics, COVID-19 vaccines, and more.
Stay tuned for our latest news updates on COVID-19 and the Omicron variant.
SARS-CoV-2 Omicron Variant Displays Genetic Similarities to Common Cold
According to researchers, the Omicron variant developed one of its mutations by picking up a piece of genetic material from the common cold.
Breaking: Boosters Authorized for Children Ages 12-15
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) made multiple changes to the emergency use authorization for the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine.
Decreased Cervical Cancer Incidence Associated with HPV Vaccination
Human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination has significantly decreased the incidence and mortality of cervical cancer in girls and women between the ages of 15 and 24, according to a research letter in JAMA Pediatrics.
In Case You Missed It: Five New Year’s Resolutions for Independent Pharmacy Owners
Let’s raise a glass to all the pharmacy owners who are improving patient health outcomes by providing innovative services.