Attitudes and experiences of community pharmacists towards paediatric off-label prescribing: a prospective survey.

@article{Stewart2007AttitudesAE,
  title={Attitudes and experiences of community pharmacists towards paediatric off-label prescribing: a prospective survey.},
  author={Derek Stewart and Abdul Rouf and Ailsa Snaith and Kathleen M Elliott and Peter J. Helms and James S McLay},
  journal={British journal of clinical pharmacology},
  year={2007},
  volume={64 1},
  pages={90-5}
}
AIM To identify community pharmacist experiences of, and attitudes towards paediatric off-label prescribing. METHODS A prospective questionnaire-based study, with a 21-item questionnaire issued to 1500 randomly selected community pharmacies throughout the UK during 2005 on three separate occasions. RESULTS Four hundred and eighty-two (32.1%) completed questionnaires were returned. Over 70% of respondents were familiar with the concept of off-label prescribing, primarily through dispensing… CONTINUE READING