NHS England Low Priority Treatment - omega-3 fatty acid compounds by all CCGs

Why it matters: Omega-3 fatty acid compounds are licensed to treat elevated triglycerides, but evidence of benefit is weak. NICE recommend that they are not prescribed for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease.

Description: Cost of omega-3 fatty acid compounds per 1000 patients

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CCGs are ordered by mean percentile over the past six months. Each chart shows the results for the individual CCG, plus deciles across all CCGs in the NHS in England.

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