Prescriber

Prescriber

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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Prescriber forum

Affording expensive new drugs

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

 

Latest News

Government support for the pharma industry has undermined efforts by NICE to control the NHS drug budget, two leading academics claim this week....

Data published in a recent survey has shown that the number of vacant GP positions in the UK has worsened over the past year.

The European Medicines Agency has advised that children under 12 years of age should not take codeine for the treatment of coughs and colds.  

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Safety of trimethoprim in pregnancy

Can trimethoprim be safely used in pregnancy for treating UTIs?

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