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Thresholds & barriers to uptake of Electronic Repeat Dispensing – RPS Conference 2023

This poster was first presented at the Royal Pharmaceutical Society Conference, November 2023 in London. It investigates whether there are thresholds at which barriers to uptake of electronic repeat dispensing (eRD) present themselves in primary care, and whether the difficulties are drug-specific or require change to prescription management processes. Stakeholders can also see our previous work […]

Effect of social prescribing on medicines use in primary care – CPC North 2023

This poster was presented at the Clinical Pharmacy Congress North, November 2023 in Manchester. It was previously presented at the Great North Pharmacy Research Collaborative in July 2023. It investigates the impact of social prescribing on primary care prescribing of medicines in practices with a high level of deprivation; find the poster and abstract below. Download the poster […]

Environmental Sustainability in England’s NHS Respiratory Prescribing (preprint)

The full methodology is available as a preprint at medrxiv (external link). This methodology was then used to develop the RDTC’s Inhaler Carbon Footprint tool. Abstract The impact of climate change on health is increasing, as global warming continues to rise. Within the health and social care sector, pressurised metered dose inhalers (pMDIs) and breath-actuated […]

Population demographics of patients prescribed opiates – Feeling the Pain 2022

This poster was first presented at Feeling the Pain: Reducing Harm Caused by Opioids for Non-Cancer Pain, in November 2022. It aims to support greater understanding of the patient populations prescribed opioids, the demographics and the inter-relationships and dependencies between prescribing; find the poster and abstract below. Download the poster here. An abstract is also […]