Becoming a non-medical prescriber
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Becoming a non-medical prescriber

Lynne Pearce Health journalist

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Until the 1990s, only doctors and dentists were able to prescribe medicines.

Primary Health Care. 30, 6, 9-9. doi: 10.7748/phc.30.6.9.s3

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