(2004; 45 pages)
1. Percentage of medicines prescribed from NF as per NF instruction for selected indicator diseases: for example, treatment of uncomplicated malaria in adults or treatment of peptic ulcer.
It is necessary to identify the recommended dosage schedule from the NF and review prescriptions and/or medication charts for the relevant disease. This can be difficult when diagnosis and prescription information are recorded in separate documents.
2. Is the NF included in the list of recommended textbooks and used for training of health professionals in the country? Yes/No
The results of the evaluation should be summarized in a short report together with any recommendations for improvements. This report should be circulated to members of the NFC and others involved in production and implementation of the NF, preferably before starting the review process for the next edition.