Tag Archives: prescribing

Taking medication for rheumatological diseases whilst pregnant or breastfeeding: Guidance published

Many women find themselves wishing to have children whilst taking medications to treat their rheumatic disease, which they worry may be harmful to their baby. There is very little research however, about the safety of medications during

Major disaster has minimal effects on mental health measured by dispensing of psychiatric medication

There are well established links between traumas and psychiatric disorders such as Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, other Anxiety Disorders, and Depression.  Traumas include events that affect individuals such car accidents, rapes, and violence as well as disasters

A study to enhance medical students’ professional decision-making

I am nervous about producing a layman’s summary of my study because it raises more questions than answers. However it illustrates three points: senior medical students in this study struggled to routinely assess benefits and harms of