Implications of non-medical prescribing of controlled drugs

Jayne Bridge, Steve Hemingway, Kevin Murphy

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle


Mental health nurses working in the substance misuse field will soon be able to prescribe controlled drugs as part of their role. This article discusses the implications of this and its potentially positive impact on the existing prescribing services.

Original languageEnglish
Number of pages2
Specialist publicationNursing times
Publication statusPublished - 1 Nov 2005
Externally publishedYes

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