Nurse prescribing by children's nurses: views of doctors and clinical leads in one specialist children's hospital.

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AIM To explore the views of doctors and clinical leads (CLs), who care for children and young people, on nurse prescribing in one specialist children's hospital. BACKGROUND Nearly 14,000 nurses in the UK have virtually the same prescribing rights as doctors. Benefits of nurses adopting this role have been reported, but doctors do have some concerns… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2702.2009.02799.x

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@article{Courtenay2009NursePB, title={Nurse prescribing by children's nurses: views of doctors and clinical leads in one specialist children's hospital.}, author={Molly Courtenay and Nicola Carey}, journal={Journal of clinical nursing}, year={2009}, volume={18 18}, pages={2668-75} }