Medicines safety: NHS online learning index

Last updated: April 27, 2020

This alphabetical index helps NHS staff with an interest in the safe use of medicines to quickly find e-learning or videos that have already been produced by the NHS, government agencies, or professional bodies. Please contact us if you think we have omitted a resource or find a link that does not work. You can also find a list of websites that include multiple learning resources, which have informed the content of some of the categories below:

Additives in medicines (excipients)Kidney (see Renal)
Administration of medicines
Adverse drug reactionsLiver (see Hepatic)
Alternative medicine
AntimicrobialsMental health and medicines
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Breastfeeding and medicinesOlder adults and medicines
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Cardiovascular medicinesPain treatment
Children and medicinesPregnancy and medicines
CorticosteroidsPrescribing (general, inc. polypharmacy)
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Diabetes and medicinesRenal dysfunction and medicines
DispensingRespiratory disease and medicines
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Hepatic dysfunction and medicinesSide effects (see Adverse drug reactions)
Surgery and medicines
Interactions
Intravenous medicines (see Administration)


This index is based upon work undertaken by Steve Williams, Senior Clinical Pharmacist Poole Bay & Bournemouth Primary Care Network, and kindly shared with his permission. The inclusion of a learning resource on these pages is for convenience; we are not responsible for the content of external websites.