Preface; 1. Non-medical prescribing: an overview Molly Courtenay and Matt Griffiths; 2. Non-medical prescribing in a multidisciplinary team context Barbara Stuttle; 3. Consultation skills and decision making Anne Baird; 4. Legal aspects of independent and supplementary prescribing Mark Gagan; 5. Ethical issues in independent and supplementary prescribing John Adams; 6. Psychology and sociology of prescribing Tom Walley and Robin Williams; 7. Applied pharmacology Michele Cossey; 8. Monitoring skills: a. Asthma Trisha Weller; b. Coronary heart disease Paul Warburton; c. Diabetes Jill Hill; 9. Promoting concordance in prescribing interactions Sue Latter; 10. Evidence-based prescribing Trudy Granby and Steve Chapman; 11. Extended/supplementary prescribing: a public health perspective Sarah O'Brien; 12. Calculation skills Alison Eggleton; 13. Prescribing in practice Polly Buchanan; 14. Medication safety Gillian Cavell; Index.
The second edition of this classic text provides a unique resource for prescribing and medicines management.
Molly Courtenay is Professor, Division of Health and Social Care, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, Surrey University, UK. Matt Griffiths is Senior Nurse, Medicines Management, University Hospitals of Leicester and Visiting Professor, Prescribing and Medicines Management, School of Health, University of Northampton, UK.