Non-redemption of prescriptions: Linked to poor consultationsBMJ 1994; 308 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.308.6921.135b (Published 08 January 1994) Cite this as: BMJ 1994;308:135
- T J Coleman
- Department of General Practice, Leicester General Hospital, Leicester LE5 4PW.
EDITOR, - P H G Beardon and colleagues assessed non-redemption of prescriptions written by general practitioners.1 Unfortunately, as the authors note, many factors are associated with non-redemption. The associations described and the authors' vignette of the patient least likely to redeem a prescription are unlikely to help …