Prescribing

Community-dispensed primary care prescription data.

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Contact Point hicsupport@dundee.ac.uk
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Landing Page https://web.www.healthdatagateway.org/dataset/dcd6f957-1fcc-481a-bbd2-89abfe933449
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Tags medicine,Prescribing,Prescriptions,drugs,Scotland,Tayside,Fife,HIC
Publisher Local NHS boards
Geographic Coverage {https://www.geonames.org/2636157/tayside-region.html,http://www.geonames.org/2649469/fife.html}
Start of time period covered by this dataset 1988-01-01
End of time period covered by this dataset
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Access Rights https://researchdata.scot/researcher-support-consultancy-services
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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.
Frequency IRREGULAR
Language {en}
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