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Family planning clinic opens in UK pharmacy

BMJ 1998; 317 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.317.7173.1612b (Published 12 December 1998) Cite this as: BMJ 1998;317:1612
  1. Simon Kirwin
  1. BMJ

    A family planning clinic based in a Boots pharmacy opened last week in Glasgow as part of an effort to reduce the number of teenage pregnancies by making services more accessible.

    The initiative--the first time such a service has been provided in a shop--was established by the Glasgow NHS Trust as part of its family planning strategy. The clinic will provide the same service as the main family planning centre in …

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