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A strategy for clinical pharmacy development
  1. Mark Tomlin
  1. Department of Pharmacy, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK
  1. Correspondence to Mark Tomlin; Department of Pharmacy, Southampton General Hospital, Tremona Road, Shirley, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK; mark.tomlin{at}


This paper describes a strategy of clinical pharmacy development at Southampton as an example of a UK teaching hospital. The delivery of this plan puts pharmacists at the centre of managing the risks of the medicines use process. A series of surveys over two decades shows how clinical pharmacy activities have evolved.

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