British physiotherapists become first in the world to be allowed to prescribe medicines for their patients

British physiotherapists become first in the world to be allowed to prescribe medicines for their patients By Daily Mail Reporter PUBLISHED: 00:58 GMT, 24 July 2012 | UPDATED: 00:58 GMT, 24 July 2012 British physiotherapists and podiatrists are to become the first in the world to be allowed to prescribe medicines to their patients.