Clinical Pharmacy: A Comprehensive Review for Improving Patient Care


  • Aman Mishra Student, Department of pharmacy, AKS University, Satna.


By seamlessly integrating pharmacological knowledge into healthcare teams, clinical pharmacy has revolutionised patient care. This in-depth analysis examines the dynamic environment of clinical pharmacy, tracing its development, defining responsibilities, resolving difficulties, imagining potential outcomes. The thorough history of clinical pharmacy’s transition from medication dispensing to patient-centered care highlights the critical role that clinical pharmacy plays in advancing pharmaceutical therapy.
The responsibilities of clinical pharmacists nowadays are broad, including drug reconciliation, therapeutic monitoring, pharmacotherapy optimisation, patient counselling, group decision-making. These obligations enable patients to actively participate in their treatment while also ensuring the safety and effectiveness of medications.
Clinical chemists use their knowledge to proactively detect and manage risks as alert watchdogs against pharmaceutical errors and adverse events, enhancing patient safety. A core component of clinical pharmacy, pharmacotherapy optimisation, adapts treatment regimens to specific patients while taking into account a variety of variables that affect medication response.
Clinical chemists also fill in the gaps created by care transitions, maintaining continuity through careful medication reconciliation, patient education, improved communication between healthcare institutions.
Clinical pharmacy still faces integration and professional development issues in spite of forward progress. Advocating for policy recognition and embracing technical improvements are two ways to get beyond these obstacles and increase the field’s influence. Future success for clinical pharmacy depends on its ability to embrace innovation, promote interprofessional cooperation, adjust to changing patient demands.




How to Cite

Mishra, A. . (2023). Clinical Pharmacy: A Comprehensive Review for Improving Patient Care. Journal of Drug Discovery and Development ( ISSN:2581-6861), 7(1), 8-16. Retrieved from