Prescribing book – July publication

A book aimed at medical and non-medical prescribers is to be published in July. ‘The New Prescriber: An Integrated Approach to Medical and Non-medical Prescribing’ is edited by Fiona Bath-Hextall, Joanne Lymn, Roger Knaggs and Dianne Bowskill, and will cost £29.99. It is divided into three sections: the patient (including chapters on the ethics of prescribing, legal issues, and consultations), evidence-based practice (including chapters on how to find evidence and how to appraise it), and a large section on pharmacology (including chapters on different organ systems and types of disorders). See here for further information.