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Is a complete ban on OTC opioids the solution?Subscription

Misuse of over-the-counter opioids often slips under the radar. Some experts say the UK should follow other countries and ban them altogether, but others argue that there is more that pharmacists can do to help tackle this problem.

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Pharmacists must identify and treat the missing millions with hypertensionSubscription

Research shows that pharmacists can successfully support the 8 million people in England thought to have undiagnosed and untreated hypertension. But they cannot do it without a change in the community pharmacy contract.

Mosan Ashraf, homecare medicines lead at University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust

A day in the life of a homecare pharmacistSubscription

Mosan Ashraf details a typical day as lead pharmacist for homecare medicines at a foundation trust.

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Exam revision

The General Pharmaceutical Council registration assessment is just around the corner — so here is a range of Tomorrow’s Pharmacist content to help preregistration trainees prepare for the big day.

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