Ontario pharmacists drop Plan B screening form

Eggertson, Laura
January 2006
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/17/2006, Vol. 174 Issue 2, p149
Academic Journal
The article reports that Ontario pharmacists have issued guidelines on the use of screening forms before dispensing emergency contraceptive drugs. It is noted that privacy commissioners from two Canadian cities have also expressed concern to pharmacy colleges about the use of screening forms and the collection of personal information after the contraceptives became available without a prescription.


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