Prescribing for Oral Medicine in Primary Care

  • Michael A. O. Lewis
  • Philip-John Lamey
Part of the BDJ Clinician’s Guides book series (BDJCG)


The prescribing of medicines is an integral part of dental primary care and it is essential that this aspect of healthcare is delivered appropriately and effectively.

Further Reading

  1. Lewis M. The role of antifungal and antiviral agents in primary dental care. Prim Dent J. 2014;3:59–64. Scholar
  2. SDCEP – ‘Drug Prescribing for Dentistry’ Update|Scottish Dental. 12 June 2017.

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© Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael A. O. Lewis
    • 1
  • Philip-John Lamey
    • 2
  1. 1.School of DentistryCardiff University School of DentistryCardiffUK
  2. 2.Edinburgh Dental InstituteUniversity of Edinburgh Edinburgh, Dental InstituteEdinburghUK

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