Assessment of medicines use pattern using World Health Organization’s Prescribing, Patient Care and Health facility indicators in selected health facilities in eastern Ethiopia

@inproceedings{Bilal2016AssessmentOM,
  title={Assessment of medicines use pattern using World Health Organization’s Prescribing, Patient Care and Health facility indicators in selected health facilities in eastern Ethiopia},
  author={Arebu Issa Bilal and Ebrahim D. Osman and Anwar Mulugeta},
  booktitle={BMC health services research},
  year={2016}
}
BACKGROUND About one-third of the world's population lack access to essential medicines and this is further compounded by inappropriate prescription, dispensing, sale and use of the available medicines. The objective of the study was to assess the patterns of medicine use among health facilities in eastern Ethiopia using World Health Organization's Prescribing, Patient Care and Health facility indicators. METHODS A cross sectional study was carried out in eight randomly selected health… CONTINUE READING
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