NICE News in December

    NICE local formularies guide will “reduce variation in prescribing”

    December 17, 2012

    NHS should offer early pregnancy services seven days a week

    December 12, 2012

    Greater awareness of hepatitis B and C needed

    December 12, 2012

    Recent press releases: Dec 18 2012

    Long-term Reduction in Adverse Drug Events:

    A multifaceted, evidence–based model for safe prescribing guideline implementation, engaging multidisciplinary clinicians, was effective in reducing medication error and harm in hospitalized children, resulting in sustained long–term improvement.
    Author: Gazarian, M

    Subject: Children, Medication errors, Drug toxicity , Inter disciplinary communication
    Source: Pediatrics. May 2012:129(5)p.e1334 – e1342.
    Published: 2012

    Date added: 24/05/2012

    Created by: Uma Devalapalli
    Published by: East Midlands Strategic Health Authority