Julia Robinson is our clinical and science editor/
The proportion of patients prescribed opioids and Z-drugs doubled between 2000 and 2012, according to the results of a study into prescribing patterns in dependence-forming medicines, by the Public Health Research Consortium.
Hormone replacement therapy is not associated with all-cause, cancer or cardiovascular death, according to the results of an 18-year follow-up study.
One of the first pharmacies to open its own virtual GP surgery plans to roll the service out to all of its branches before the end of the year.
Recent blog posts
Julia Robinson reports from a meeting discussing the implications of Brexit on UK pharmacovigilance.
The Royal Pharmaceutical Society has had a busy and challenging year. Julia Robinson describes the most popular ‘Your RPS’ articles of 2016.
A round up from RPS representatives from this year’s UK political party conferences.