Community-dispensed primary care prescription data.

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Tags medicine,prescribing,prescriptions,drugs,scotland,tayside,fife,hic
Publisher Local NHS boards
Geographical coverage {"United Kingdom,Scotland,Tayside Region","United Kingdom,Scotland,Fife"}
Start of time period covered by this dataset 1988-01-01
End of time period covered by this dataset
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Documentation Primary care prescriptions for patients in the Tayside and Fife regions in Scotland. The data contains granular information such as drug strength, unit and dose. Tayside 1989 – Current; Fife 2009 – onwards. The data is coded using the BNF standard but can also be provided with SNOMED/DM+D codes, or in the OMOP format.
Publishing frequency IRREGULAR
Language {en}
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