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Friday 20 September 2019
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Topic: prescribing

December 12, 2018
The Government has chosen England’s chief pharmacist to look into ‘problematic’ overprescribing in the NHS, it has announced.

The Government has chosen England’s chief pharmacist to look into "problematic" overprescribing in the NHS, it has announced.
 

November 9, 2018

NHS England spends over £1bn per year on diabetes prescriptions, data has revealed.
 
A report published yesterday (8 November) by NHS Digital showed that the cost of prescriptions for diabetes has grown by £422m in a decade, reaching more than £1bn in 2017/18.
 

April 7, 2008
Study says information on prescribing is more likely to be read if e-mails are attractively designed

If you want your e-mails to be read and the Internet links included in them opened, you have to pay attention to design, according to a study of e-mails pertaining to prescribing medications.

Recipients are more likely to access the information offered if the e-mails are designed attractively. This also applies to important medical information sent to a large user group.