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Medication storage and self-medication behaviour amongst female students in Malaysia
Objectives The aims of this study are to determine the prevalence, attitudes and behaviours of medication storage and self-medication amongst female students at Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM).Expand
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A prospective surveillance of drug prescribing and dispensing in a teaching hospital in western Nepal.
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the drug dispensing practices and patients' knowledge on drug use among the outpatients and to identify and analyze the problems in drug prescribing and dispensing. METHODS AExpand
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Health professionals' knowledge, attitude and practices towards pharmacovigilance in Nepal
Background Pharmacovigilance can be helpful in protecting consumers from harmful effects of medicines. Healthcare professionals should consider Adverse Drug Reaction (ADR) reporting as theirExpand
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A study on rational drug prescribing and dispensing in outpatients in a tertiary care teaching hospital of Western Nepal.
OBJECTIVES To analyze the prescriptions of out-patients for rational prescribing and dispensing and to evaluate the patient's knowledge regarding use of drugs, using INRUD indicators. METHODS AExpand
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Prescribing Pattern in Diabetic Outpatients in a Tertiary Care Teaching Hospital in Nepal
Background: Diabetes is a chronic disease associated with significant morbidity and mortality. Diabetics are at a higher risk of polypharmacy and more vulnerable to irrational prescription. DataExpand
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Perception Of Nepalese Community Pharmacists Towards Patient Counseling And Continuing Pharmacy Education Program: A Multicentric Study
Objective: To study the perception of community pharmacists towards patient counseling and continuing pharmacy education programs. Methods: A semi structured questionnaire was developed by theExpand
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Knowledge, Attitude and Practice about Diabetes among DiabetesPatients in Western Nepal -
Objectives: To study the demographic details of diabetes patients and their knowledge, attitude and practices (KAP) regarding diabetes in Nepal. Methods: The KAP of the diabetes patients visitingExpand
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Self-medication practices among adult population attending community pharmacies in Malaysia: an exploratory study
Objective To assess the prevalence of self-medication among adults in an urban setting and to identify any factors contributing to self-medication in relation to consumer characteristics. Setting TheExpand
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Social pharmacy as a field of study: the needs and challenges in global pharmacy education.
The practice of pharmacy and, consequently, pharmacy curricula have undergone significant changes over the past years in response to a rapidly changing economic, political, and social environment.Expand
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Pattern of adverse drug reactions experienced by tuberculosis patients in a tertiary care teaching hospital in Western Nepal.
Tuberculosis is a common problem in developing countries including Nepal. Data regarding the safety profile of anti tubercular drugs is lacking in Nepal. The present study analyzed the pattern ofExpand
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