Antibiotics Use With and Without a Prescription in Healthcare Students

@inproceedings{Sharif2013AntibioticsUW,
  title={Antibiotics Use With and Without a Prescription in Healthcare Students},
  author={Suleiman I Sharif and Rubian Suleiman Sharif},
  year={2013}
}
The aim of the study was to determine the prevalence of self-medication with antibiotics in pharmacy and dental students as compared to their prescribed use. A pre-validated questionnaire was distributed to 300 students in the class rooms and students were asked to report antibiotic use with or without prescription in the year 2012. The questions covered demographic information as well as frequency of antibiotic use, completion of course, condition for which it was used and type of antibiotic… CONTINUE READING