Home Pharmacy (cont.)
Author and Editor
Benjamin C. Wedro, MD, FACEP, FAAEM
Charles Patrick Davis, MD, PhD
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Previous contributing authors and editors: Author: Kenneth Ahonen, MD, FACEP, Consulting Staff, Department of Emergency Medicine, Baptist Hospital of Miami.
Editors: James E Keany, MD, FACEP, Director of Emergency Medical Education, Department of Emergency Medicine, Mission Hospital Regional Medical Center and Children's Hospital at Miss; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; Ron Fuerst, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of South Carolina College of Medicine; Director, Children's Emergency Center, Children's Hospital of Richland Memorial Hospital.
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