Why it matters: All commonly-used ACE inhibitors are now available generically and are low-cost. There is no difference between these generic versions and the more expensive brands, and so it’s important that practices prescribe the most cost-effective version possible.
Description: Prescribing of high-cost ACE inhibitors as a percentage of prescribing of all ACE inhibitors. See the full list of BNF codes used in this measure.
Tagged as: Cardiovascular system, Standard, Cost Saving, Generic prescribing (or browse all measures)
Sub-ICB Locations are ordered by mean percentile over the past six months. Each chart shows the results for the individual Sub-ICB Location, plus deciles across all Sub-ICB Locations in the NHS in England.
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