About the authors
Jon Waterfield is a Principal Lecturer in Pharmacy Practice at De Montfort University. He has had articles Published: in a number of journals in the area of pharmacy practice and is author of the Community Pharmacy Handbook. He works regularly as a community pharmacist locum and has wide experience of offering pharmaceutical advice to care homes. Peter Rivers introduced Monitored Dosage Systems into Derbyshire residential homes in the 1980s and has experience offering pharmaceutical information and advice within the care sector. He has Published: widely on the subject of managing medicines in care homes and domiciliary settings and is now Reader in Pharmacy Practice at De Montfort University.