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Table 2 The percentage of NMS opportunities and NMS eligible items by distance from nearest GP practice

From: What proportion of prescription items dispensed in community pharmacies are eligible for the New Medicine Service?

Distance of pharmacy from nearest GP practice Number of items collected Eligible items NMS opportunities
Number Percentage with 95% CIs Number Percentage with 95% CIs
<100 m n = 2002 7 0.35 (0.09-0.61) 6 0.30 (0.06-0.54)
100-500 m n = 5004 11 0.22 (0.09-0.35) 9 0.18 (0.05-0.31)
>500 m n = 999 2 0.20 - 2 0.20 -
Total n = 8005 20 0.25 (0.14-0.36) 17 0.23 (0.10-0.32)