NCCMH E-bulletin - Vol 15 Iss 1 (February - March 2014)

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February/March 2014. The next issue of this bulletin will be published in early June.

All Wales Medicines Strategy Group

Care Quality Commission (CQC)

Centre for Mental Health (CMH)

  • Managing patients with complex needs: evaluation of the City and Hackney Primary Care Psychotherapy Consultation Service - report
  • Young adults (18-24) in transition, mental health and criminal justice: Bradley Commission briefing 2
  • Cochrane Library

    Department of Health (DoH)

    Electronic Medicines Compendium (EMC)

    European Medicines Agency (EMEA)

    Food and Drug Agency (FDA)

    • Buspirone hydrochloride (anda # 078888), Zydus pharms usa inc, approval
    • Dextroamphetamine sulfate (anda # 090652), Corepharma, approval
    • Disulfiram (anda # 202652) - Roxane, approval
    • Evzio, Kaléo, approval
    • Methylphenidate hydrochloride (anda # 091159), Corepharma, approval
    • Naloxone hydrochloride (anda # 204997), Mylan institutional, approval
    • Pramipexole dihydrochloride (anda # 202206) - Anchen pharms, approval
    • Pregabalin (anda # 203022), Apotex inc, tentative approval
    • Risperidone (anda # 078036), Caraco, approval
    • Selfemra (anda # 200151) - Teva pharms usa, approval
    • Xartemis xr (nda # 204031), Mallinckrodt inc, approval

    Health & Social Care Information Centre (HSCIC)

    House of Lords

    Kings Fund

    Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA)

    Public Assessment reports:

    Mental Health Foundation (MHF)

    Mental Health Network

    Mental Welfare Commission for Scotland


    National Audit Office

    National Development Team for Inclusion (NDTI)

    National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)

    National Institute for Health Research (NIHR)

    NHS England


    Royal College of Psychiatrists (RCPsych)

    Skills for Care



    The next issue of our bulletin is due to be published in early June