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Mental Health and Learning Disabilities: Clinical Skills

Clinical Skills Books - Nursing

BNF Print, Online & App

British National Formulary

British National Formulary for Children 

You can download the app for free on Android and iPhone devices, full details on the BNF website. An NHS OpenAthens login is no longer required.

The BNF and BNFc can also be accessed online without login.


How do I reference information from the BNF?

Example for Print Version:

Joint Formulary Committee (2018) British National Formulary, 75. London: BMJ Group and Pharmaceutical Press.

Example for Online Version:

Joint Formulary Committee (2018) British National Formulary. Available from: [Accessed 1 September 2018]


Please note: Although the web version is hosted by NICE, the content is still compiled by the Joint Formulary Committee


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