New Nurse Prescribers' Formulary published

The Nurse Prescribers' Formulary for Community Practitioners (NPF) 2011–2013 has just been published to enable nurses to make the best treatment decisions for their patients. This essential reference guide for nurse prescribers lists what they can prescribe and also provides an overview of some common conditions together with relevant medicines. The new edition contains the latest nurse prescribers’ list and up to date information about those medicines. The section on nicotine replacement therapy has been extensively revised, and includes advice on choice of nicotine preparation, cautions, side effects and dosing guidelines for each formulation available.

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Source: Royal Pharmaceutical Society
Date: 27 October 2011