[PDF] National Prescribing Indicators 2017–2018: Supporting Information for Prescribers

Source:
All Wales Medicines Strategy Group - AWMSG
Publisher:
All Wales Medicines Strategy Group (AWMSG)
Publication date:
01 February 2017

Abstract

This report has been prepared by a multiprofessional collaborative group, with support from the All Wales Prescribing Advisory Group (AWPAG) and the All Wales Therapeutics and Toxicology Centre (AWTTC), and has subsequently been endorsed by the All Wales Medicines Strategy Group (AWMSG). Covers (Primary Care) proton pump inhibitors, inhaled corticosteroids, hypnotics and anxiolytics, analgesics (tramadol), antimicrobial stewardship, anticholinergic burden, (Secondary Care) insulin prescribing, prescribing of biosimilars, antibiotic surgical prophylaxis.