Independent and supplementary prescribing and PGDs.

  title={Independent and supplementary prescribing and PGDs.},
  author={Aisling Baird},
  journal={Nursing standard (Royal College of Nursing (Great Britain) : 1987)},
  volume={19 51},
  • Aisling Baird
  • Published 2005 in
    Nursing standard (Royal College of Nursing (Great…
Types of prescribing for non-medical staff are discussed and clarifications made regarding the current overlap in six forms of prescribing and administration of medication. Differences between independent and supplementary prescribing are explored and the distinction between patient group directions and extended formulary nurse prescribing outlined.