The pharmaceutical public health team utilise prescribing and over-the-counter sales data to monitor the prescribing and supply of medicines. This information is useful in observing trends in medicines usage as well as identifying medicines related problems which require further attention.
- Antibacterial prescribing
- Over-the-counter sales
- An inquiry into physical dependence & addiction to prescription and OTC medication. Cardiff: NPHS; 2009
- Antimicrobial dispensing in primary care in Wales (2006-2008) Cardiff: NPHS; 2009