Prescribing for special groups

Sue Beckwith and Penny Franklin

in Oxford Handbook of Prescribing for Nurses and Allied Health Professionals

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199575817
Published online June 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191726408 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Handbooks in Nursing

Prescribing for special groups

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Prescribing for older people - Holistic assessment for older people - Challenges when prescribing for older people - Improving prescribing for older people - Prescribing for public health - The determinants of health - Policy drivers for public health - Over-prescribing of antibiotics - Prescribing for neonates (birth to 1 month) - Prescribing for children - Achieving concordance when prescribing for children - Prescribing for people with renal disease - Non-medical prescribing in mental health and learning disabilities - Prescribing in pregnancy - Prescribing for breastfeeding women

Chapter.  7103 words. 

Subjects: Nursing Skills ; Pharmacology

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