A cure for poor prescribing: Medical bodies challenge Barry’s comments

A cure for poor prescribing: Medical bodies challenge Barry’s comments

Last week’s column by the head of the state medicines watchdog, Professor Michael Barry, has sparked a vigorous debate among medical professionals on the issue of prescriptions

Professor Michael Barry, head of the Medicines Management Agency, hit out at poor prescribing in an article in this newspaper last weekend. He said the agency was witnessing poor prescribing across various therapeutic areas.

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