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Prescription-Plus System

Volume 404: debated on Tuesday 29 April 2003

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To ask the Secretary of State for Health what recent assessment he has made of the progress of the prescription plus system. [109819]

There are 64 specialist neurology centres designated to initiate treatment under the risk-sharing scheme and the majority are now doing so. We estimate that around 300 new patients each month are starting to receive a drug treatment for their multiple sclerosis.