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Prescriber is the leading UK journal for healthcare professionals focussing on prescribing and medicines management. The journal features articles on all areas of therapeutics and prescribing policy and is fully peer reviewed. The content is relevant and of interest to all prescribers and prescribing policy makers including GPs, pharmacists, nurses and hospital specialists. Access to all content is free to healthcare professionals following registration.Sign up for e-alerts and print copies

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Long acting treatments for haemophilia available across UK

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Early results show potential for new MS treatment

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Featured Articles

Diagnosis, assessment and management of headache
Headache is a common presentation in primary care, but assessment and treatment can be complex. This article provides an overview of the current guidelines on diagnosis and management of headache and migraine, with an emphasis on a patient-centred approach.
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Management of type 1 and type 2 diabetes requiring insulin
Diabetes mellitus is a common chronic condition characterised by absolute or relative insulin deficiency, and its prevalence is increasing across the Western world and developing countries.
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The hidden problem of herb-drug interactions
Potentially harmful interactions between herbs and prescription medicines are common, yet healthcare professionals often do not ask about herbal remedies when prescribing and patients do not volunteer that they are taking them.
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