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Podiatrists soon to be able to issue prescriptions

Podiatrists soon to be able to issue prescriptions
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New proposals mean that patients under the care of podiatrists will be able to receive pain relief and and anti-inflammatory medicine more quickly. This is because the role of podiatrists in the UK is to be expanded, so that, by 2014, they will have the same sort of prescribing abilities that pharmacists, nurses and optometrists currently have.

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