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Government overprescribing review aims for GPs to challenge hospital decisions


One problem is hospital doctors prescribe common drugs with no idea of the cost. An example is liquid nitrofurantoin in paeds. When the cost was pointed out the consultant happily agreed to change with an expression of shock at the cost compared to capsules. They need the say computer system we have.... We can always decline expensive meds and ask they do it themselves from their budget.

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13 Dec 2018

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