Canadian Medication Optimization Briefing

Introducing a new publication available to CSHP members, the Canadian Medication Optimization Briefing! This peer-reviewed, 2-page brief is a quick-reference on specific topics in clinical pharmacy practice.

Cannabis for Medical Purposes  (2021)
Safe Transitions of Care for Patients Taking Opioids  (2018)
Antimicrobial Stewardship  (2017)

The layout of the Canadian Medication Optimization Briefing is an adaptation of the Medicines Optimisation Briefing developed by the Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS) and the Centre for Pharmacy Postgraduate Education in Great Britain.


  • The Royal Pharmaceutical Society for granting permission to adapt the Medicines Optimisation Briefing template

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