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.

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Affording expensive new drugs

Dr Martin Duerden considers the assessment of new drugs, the Cancer Drugs Fund and NICE's proposed new evaluation system.


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