Pharmacy Residency Projects - PGY-1, Royal Oak

A list of recently completed PGY-1 Residency Research Projects is outlined below:

  • Evaluation of Vancomycin Powder Application During Spine Surgery
  • Impact of Three Antifibrinolytic Regimens in Cardiac Surgery
  • The QTc prolonging effect of combining haloperidol with drugs at risk for QTc prolongation
  • Clinical and Economic Outcomes Associated with Propofol Administration in Patients with Reduced vs. Normal Ejection Fractions
  • Evaluation of the safety and appropriateness of an insulin infusion targeting 180-200 mg/dL in a medical intensive care unit
  • Evaluation of Effectiveness and Parent Satisfaction after the implementation of Intranasal Fentanyl as an a Adjunctive Agent in Pediatric Procedural Pain Control
  • Impacting Patient Care with Improvement of Chemotherapy Education Materials
  • Evaluation of Accuracy of Weight Estimation and Safety of Antithrombotic Dosing in the Emergency Center
  • Evaluation of Basal, Bolus, and Correction Insulin in Non-Critically Ill Patients
  • Evaluation of Clinical Outcomes with Monotherapy versus Combination Therapy in the Treatment of Clostridium difficile Infection
  • Evaluation of a Decolonization Protocol in Cardiothoracic Surgery Patients
  • A Pharmacy Directed Pain Management Initiative for Inpatients using Frequent As-Needed Opioid Pain Medications
  • Prophylactic Antibiotic Use in Neurosurgical Patients with Ventriculostomy
  • Evaluation of Total Parenteral Nutrition Infection Rates in SICU Patients
  • An Evaluation of Patient Outcomes Associated with Pseudomonas aeruginosa Infections after Implementation of a New Piperacillin-Tazobactam Dosing Strategy
  • Evaluation of a Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia Management Protocol
  • Haloperidol Safety and Treatment of Delirium in the Medical ICU
  • Rituximab Tolerability when Given Before or After CHOP
  • Evaluation of the use of a Warfarin Transition Tool from Inpatient to Outpatient
  • Clinical Outcomes and Utilization of the Alcohol Withdrawal Syndrome Protocol
  • Clinical Outcomes and Safety of Colistimethate Therapy in Patients with Acinetobacter spp. Associated Infections
  • Impact of the 4T's Scoring System and an IgG-specific ELISA on the Potential to Over-Diagnose HIT
  • Tolerability of Carboplatin When Using Rounded Serum Creatinine Values
  • Evaluation of Pharmacist Medication Order Review

Past Resident MUE's Presented at ASHP Midyear Meeting