Using the British National Formulary best practice for nurse prescribers
Shama Wagle Assistant editor, BNF Publications, Royal Pharmaceutical Society, London
This article explains how the British National Formulary (BNF) should be used to facilitate safe, effective and appropriate prescribing. It also outlines, by use of examples, how to find significant changes in a new edition of the BNF so that nurses can remain up to date with the latest prescribing information.
Nursing Standard. 26, 3,43-48. doi: 10.7748/ns2011.09.26.3.43.c8711
Published in print: 21 September 2011Peer review
This article has been subject to double blind peer review