NPS Medicinewise - What's new http://www.nps.org.au en-au Latest tools and information about medicines, health conditions and medical tests from NPS Medicinewise Copyright 2012 NPS Medicinewise Health/Medicines http://www.nps.org.au/__data/assets/image/0011/167159/RSSlogo.png What's new — NPS Medicinewise http://www.nps.org.au National Medicines Symposium 2014 program Information on NMS 2014 including program and speakers. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 22:46:08 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/about-us/what-we-do/campaigns-events/national-medicines-symposium/program http://www.nps.org.au/about-us/what-we-do/campaigns-events/national-medicines-symposium/program Families of people with dementia urged to participate in monitoring their treatment Following the release of a Senate Committee report on the care of Australians living with dementia, NPS MedicineWise is urging the families of people with dementia to play a part in monitoring treatment of their loved one, especially if the person with dementia has been prescribed antipsychotics to manage some of the behavioural or psychological problems associated with the condition. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 19:00:00 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/media-centre/media-releases/repository/Families-of-people-with-dementia-urged-to-participate-in-monitoring-their-treatment http://www.nps.org.au/media-centre/media-releases/repository/Families-of-people-with-dementia-urged-to-participate-in-monitoring-their-treatment Residential aged care facilities well placed to improve antipsychotic use in dementia NPS MedicineWise has welcomed the recommendations of the recently released Senate Committee report on the care of Australians living with dementia and is encouraging residential aged care facilities to tackle the overuse of antipsychotics medicines in people with behavioural or psychological problems associated with dementia Mon, 14 Apr 2014 19:00:00 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/media-centre/media-releases/repository/Residential-aged-care-facilities-well-placed-to-improve-antipsychotic-use-in-dementia http://www.nps.org.au/media-centre/media-releases/repository/Residential-aged-care-facilities-well-placed-to-improve-antipsychotic-use-in-dementia MedicineList+ settings Answers to commonly asked questions about the settings for the MedicineList+ app for iPhone Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/topics/how-to-be-medicinewise/managing-your-medicines/medicines-list/medicinelist-smartphone-app/android-faqs/for-individuals/settings-and-more http://www.nps.org.au/topics/how-to-be-medicinewise/managing-your-medicines/medicines-list/medicinelist-smartphone-app/android-faqs/for-individuals/settings-and-more Adding and editing medicines Answers to commonly asked questions on how to add and edit medicines on the MedicineList+ app for iPhone Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/topics/how-to-be-medicinewise/managing-your-medicines/medicines-list/medicinelist-smartphone-app/android-faqs/for-individuals/adding-medicines http://www.nps.org.au/topics/how-to-be-medicinewise/managing-your-medicines/medicines-list/medicinelist-smartphone-app/android-faqs/for-individuals/adding-medicines Personal details (profiles) Answers to commonly asked questions on how to create and edit profiles on the MedicineList+ app for iPhone Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/topics/how-to-be-medicinewise/managing-your-medicines/medicines-list/medicinelist-smartphone-app/android-faqs/for-individuals/profiles http://www.nps.org.au/topics/how-to-be-medicinewise/managing-your-medicines/medicines-list/medicinelist-smartphone-app/android-faqs/for-individuals/profiles Your health professional information Answers to commonly asked questions on how to add and edit health professional info on the MedicineList+ app for iPhone Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/topics/how-to-be-medicinewise/managing-your-medicines/medicines-list/medicinelist-smartphone-app/android-faqs/for-individuals/health-professional-details http://www.nps.org.au/topics/how-to-be-medicinewise/managing-your-medicines/medicines-list/medicinelist-smartphone-app/android-faqs/for-individuals/health-professional-details Adding and editing medicines Answers to commonly asked questions on how to add and edit medicines on the MedicineList+ app for iPhone Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/topics/how-to-be-medicinewise/managing-your-medicines/medicines-list/medicinelist-smartphone-app/iphone-faqs/for-individuals/adding-medicines http://www.nps.org.au/topics/how-to-be-medicinewise/managing-your-medicines/medicines-list/medicinelist-smartphone-app/iphone-faqs/for-individuals/adding-medicines Allergies and reactions Answers to commonly asked questions on how to add and edit allergy info on the MedicineList+ app for iPhone Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/topics/how-to-be-medicinewise/managing-your-medicines/medicines-list/medicinelist-smartphone-app/android-faqs/for-individuals/allergies-and-reactions http://www.nps.org.au/topics/how-to-be-medicinewise/managing-your-medicines/medicines-list/medicinelist-smartphone-app/android-faqs/for-individuals/allergies-and-reactions Reminders Answers to commonly asked questions on how to add and edit reminders on the MedicineList+ app for iPhone Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/topics/how-to-be-medicinewise/managing-your-medicines/medicines-list/medicinelist-smartphone-app/android-faqs/for-individuals/reminders http://www.nps.org.au/topics/how-to-be-medicinewise/managing-your-medicines/medicines-list/medicinelist-smartphone-app/android-faqs/for-individuals/reminders Conditions Answers to commonly asked questions on how to add and edit conditions on the MedicineList+ app for iPhone Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/topics/how-to-be-medicinewise/managing-your-medicines/medicines-list/medicinelist-smartphone-app/android-faqs/for-individuals/conditions http://www.nps.org.au/topics/how-to-be-medicinewise/managing-your-medicines/medicines-list/medicinelist-smartphone-app/android-faqs/for-individuals/conditions Getting started Answers to commonly asked questions on how to get started with the MedicineList+ app for iPhone Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/topics/how-to-be-medicinewise/managing-your-medicines/medicines-list/medicinelist-smartphone-app/iphone-faqs/for-individuals/getting-started http://www.nps.org.au/topics/how-to-be-medicinewise/managing-your-medicines/medicines-list/medicinelist-smartphone-app/iphone-faqs/for-individuals/getting-started Measurements and test results Answers to commonly asked questions on how to add and edit test results on the MedicineList+ app for iPhone Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/topics/how-to-be-medicinewise/managing-your-medicines/medicines-list/medicinelist-smartphone-app/android-faqs/for-individuals/measurements-and-tests http://www.nps.org.au/topics/how-to-be-medicinewise/managing-your-medicines/medicines-list/medicinelist-smartphone-app/android-faqs/for-individuals/measurements-and-tests Notes on the MedicineList+ app Answers to commonly asked questions on how to add and edit notes on the MedicineList+ app for iPhone Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/topics/how-to-be-medicinewise/managing-your-medicines/medicines-list/medicinelist-smartphone-app/android-faqs/for-individuals/notes http://www.nps.org.au/topics/how-to-be-medicinewise/managing-your-medicines/medicines-list/medicinelist-smartphone-app/android-faqs/for-individuals/notes MedicineList+ settings Answers to commonly asked questions about the settings for the MedicineList+ app for iPhone Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/topics/how-to-be-medicinewise/managing-your-medicines/medicines-list/medicinelist-smartphone-app/iphone-faqs/for-individuals/settings-and-more http://www.nps.org.au/topics/how-to-be-medicinewise/managing-your-medicines/medicines-list/medicinelist-smartphone-app/iphone-faqs/for-individuals/settings-and-more Notes on the MedicineList+ app Answers to commonly asked questions on how to add and edit notes on the MedicineList+ app for iPhone Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/topics/how-to-be-medicinewise/managing-your-medicines/medicines-list/medicinelist-smartphone-app/iphone-faqs/for-individuals/notes http://www.nps.org.au/topics/how-to-be-medicinewise/managing-your-medicines/medicines-list/medicinelist-smartphone-app/iphone-faqs/for-individuals/notes Measurements and test results Answers to commonly asked questions on how to add and edit test results on the MedicineList+ app for iPhone Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/topics/how-to-be-medicinewise/managing-your-medicines/medicines-list/medicinelist-smartphone-app/iphone-faqs/for-individuals/measurements-and-tests http://www.nps.org.au/topics/how-to-be-medicinewise/managing-your-medicines/medicines-list/medicinelist-smartphone-app/iphone-faqs/for-individuals/measurements-and-tests Getting started Answers to commonly asked questions on how to get started with the MedicineList+ app for iPhone Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/topics/how-to-be-medicinewise/managing-your-medicines/medicines-list/medicinelist-smartphone-app/android-faqs/for-individuals/getting-started http://www.nps.org.au/topics/how-to-be-medicinewise/managing-your-medicines/medicines-list/medicinelist-smartphone-app/android-faqs/for-individuals/getting-started Your health professional information Answers to commonly asked questions on how to add and edit health professional info on the MedicineList+ app for iPhone Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/topics/how-to-be-medicinewise/managing-your-medicines/medicines-list/medicinelist-smartphone-app/iphone-faqs/for-individuals/health-professional-details http://www.nps.org.au/topics/how-to-be-medicinewise/managing-your-medicines/medicines-list/medicinelist-smartphone-app/iphone-faqs/for-individuals/health-professional-details Medicines in pregnancy – safe? Should all medicines be considered unsafe in pregnancy? Optimal use of medicines in pregnancy is important to ensure the health of mothers and babies. So, how do you assess what is safe and what is not? Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +1000 http://www.nps.org.au/health-professionals/health-news-evidence/2014/pregnancy-medicine-safety http://www.nps.org.au/health-professionals/health-news-evidence/2014/pregnancy-medicine-safety