HRT prescriptions lower in most deprived areas of England, study finds

Prescriptions for HRT are 29% lower in GP practices in England's most deprived areas compared with those in the most affluent areas, a new study has found.

by Emma Bower
Proportionally more oral HRT than transdermal preparations were prescribed in more deprived areas (Photo: BSIP/UIG/Getty Images)
Proportionally more oral HRT than transdermal preparations were prescribed in more deprived areas (Photo: BSIP/UIG/Getty Images)

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