Journal of the American Pharmacists Association
Published online: May 10, 2017
Victor P. Long III, Cynthia A. Carnes, Jonathan Vecchiet, Mahmoud Houmsse, Andrea Hirsch, Melissa J. Snider’Correspondence information about the author Melissa J. Snider
Objective: To evaluate the effectiveness of a pharmacist-managed treatment protocol in achieving and maintaining serum potassium level ([K+]) in the desired range.
Setting: Antiarrhythmic Medications Clinic, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, Ohio, from 2009 to 2013.
Practice description: Patients are referred for antiarrhythmic monitoring at this pharmacist-run, electrophysiologist-supervised clinic. Each visit includes medication reconciliation for drug interaction identification, patient interview for potential…