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Revision of the ‘missed pill’ rules
  1. Isabel B Draper, MRCGP, FFSRH
  1. General Practitioner and Family-Planning Trainer, Whitehall Medical Practice, Rugby, UK; ibd{at}

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With reference to two recent Journal and Faculty publications,1,2 surely the most user-friendly advice we can give our patients concerning missed pills is to ring NHS Direct?


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