Drug Information from the Point of Care Tools

 

 

 

 

NHS staff looking for information supporting patient prescribing and medicine management have a choice of resources.

All require OpenAthens to use off site but when using SaSH computers,  use Applications for password free access.

BMJ Best Practice contains drug information from Medicines Complete use the Drugs tab and choose BNF or BNFC. This available to all NHS staff in England.

The BNF and BNFC is also available online via NICE and via the app

Dynamed contains an A-Z list of drugs and a drugs interaction checker from IBM Micromedex. This is available to SaSH staff.

UptoDate contains drug interaction information from Lexicomp® . This is available to SaSH staff