Prescribing has been highlighted as a subject that newly qualified doctors are not confident about. These are a series of problems addressing common presentation in the community and hospital, looking at how to deal with prescribing in its broadest sense. This has lead to the introduction of the PSA as a mandatory requirement for foundation training https://prescribingsafetyassessment.ac.uk/
The Following cases are designed to test common prescribing problems in the community and hospital. They were edited by Dr Mark Carpenter, Intensive Care Consultant and Clinical teacher at City Hospitals Sunderland NHSFT.
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