Comprehensive handbook for pharmacists. Contains a formulary of products for extemporaneous manufacture, short monographs on commonly dispensed medicines, summaries of complementary medicines, disease management guidance, information on dosing in specific patient groups, and pharmacy practice topics.
Print updated every 2–3 years CD-ROM updated every 2–3 years
Evidence-based drug information to assist in answering clinical queries. It is composed of several databases that can be searched separately or through an integrated index. Database topics include drugs, alternative medicine, toxicological managements, reproductive risks, and acute/emergency care.
Publication of guidance on new and existing medicines, treatments, procedures, services and technologies plus public health recommendations on how to help improve people’s health and prevent disease. Guidance based on the best available evidence and input from experts and interested parties.
UK Government provider
Website new guidance issued regularly, updated as required E-alert for new guidance
Some resources may be available free of charge or at a reduced premium via your employer or professional organisation.
The Practice Incentives Program (PIP) includes an incentive for practices to provide medical practitioners with access to key electronic clinical resources. This is one of the three requirements for the eHealth Incentive. For more information, see the eHealth Guidelines.