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Module Reading List

Pharmaceutical Care: Core Conditions, 2021/22, Semester F12
Dan Greer
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Essential reading 

Whittlesea C , Hodson K 2018. Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics. 6th Edition. London: Elsevier

Sexton J., C. Green, G. Nickless. 2006. Pharmaceutical care made easy : essentials of medicines management in the individual patient. London: Pharmaceutical Press   

NICE 2021 . NHS evidence [online]. [accessed 23rd Nov 2021]. Available from:


Recommended Reading

Bond, C. ed. 2004. Concordance : a partnership in medicine-taking. London: Pharmaceutical Press.

Dodds L, Wood K 2021. Drugs in use. 6th edition. London: Pharmaceutical press.

Feather A, Randall D, Waterhouse M, Kumar P. 2021 Kumar & Clark's clinical medicine 10th Edition. London: Elsevier

NICE 2021. Clinical Knowledge Summaries [online] [accessed 23/11/21]. Available from

The two following references are extensive reports that are useful resources to dip into if you are looking for evidence to support specific interventions around concordance and adherence.

Horne R., Weinman J, Barber N, Elliott R, and Morgan M, 2005. Concordance, adherence and compliance in medicine taking. [Online]. [Accessed 12th Dec 2018] Available from:

Nunes V, Neilson J, O’Flynn N et al. Clinical Guidelines and Evidence Review for Medicines Adherence: involving patients in decisions about prescribed medicines and supporting adherence.[online] London: National Collaborating Centre for Primary Care and Royal College of General Practitioners [Accessed 17th Dec 2018] Available from:

Specific reading around therapeutic areas is available on the VLE.



This list was last updated on 21/12/2021