netFormulary Dorset NHS
NHS Dorset Clinical Commissioning Group
Dorset County Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust
Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Royal Bournemouth and Christchurch Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
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DMAG Annual Report 2015 / 2016 is now available HERE
DMAG - May 2016 Recommendation Summary is now available here
Update : Climagest ® and Climavel ® have both been discontinued . (June 2016)
Provision of IUD devices (intrauterine devices) fitted in Dorset Acute Hospitals and Community Services There is provision in the contracts for the funding of IUDs fitted by Obstetrics / Gynaecology and Family Planning Services in Dorset Trusts. Therefore under no circumstances should women be referred to their own GPs for a prescription (for an intrauterine device) to bring into the allocated Trust or Service for fitting.
May 2016 Edition of Keep Taking the tablets is now available here
A batch of Epistatus (midazolam) 10mg in 1ml Oromucosal Solution (Special Products Limited) is being recalled due to the wrong size of neck adaptor in some bottles, meaning the oral syringes supplied will not fit. Further details are available by clicking on the link. Note Buccolam® syringes are unaffected. Epistatus batch recall

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