Choice and Medication©
The Choice and Medication© website offers people information about mental health conditions and the medications used in the mental health setting to help make informed decisions about medication. Use the site on your own, together with your family or someone you care for or even with your doctor, nurse, pharmacist or healthcare professional.
Our latest product Medicines: A Patient Profile Summary Version 2, commonly referred to as MaPPs©, produces a profile summary of all a patient’s medication in electronic format which can be printed to take home and/or stored for uploading to the clinical record.
Each paragraph of medicines information provides a hard copy of what a healthcare professional would say to a patient in plain English including the main uses, side effects to get worried about and other warning or monitoring required.
MaPPs Easy Read Leaflets
MaPPs Easy Read Leaflets are basically all the MaPPs text translated in to simple images and small sentences. The MERLs are aimed at children, people with learning difficulties, the elderly and can even be used for none English speakers too.
Psychotropic Drug Directory
The new 2018 edition of the Psychotropic Drug Directory continues its aim of providing a source of rapidly accessible information for professional practising clinicians, advice and references on psychiatric drugs and to act as an aide memoir.