Drug budgets and the strengthening of the PPRS

Darrin Baines

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    In our series on the history of prescribing policy, Dr Darrin Baines traces how successive governments have attempted to curb drug costs. Here, he describes the introduction of drug budgets and the renegotiation of the PPRS.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)40–42
    Issue number19
    Publication statusPublished - 2014

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    • prescribing policy
    • NHS
    • Pharmaceutical price regulation scheme (PPRS)
    • GPs

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