Benzodiazepine prescribing by GP registrars. A trial of educational outreach.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Despite ongoing concern about adverse effects and dependence on benzodiazepines, approximately 2% of Australians are still taking them on a regular basis. The aim of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of an educational outreach or 'academic detailing' program about prescribing of benzodiazepines. METHOD In this randomised trial… (More)

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@article{Zwar2000BenzodiazepinePB, title={Benzodiazepine prescribing by GP registrars. A trial of educational outreach.}, author={Nicholas A. Zwar and Julie Wolk and Jill J. Gordon and Robert W. Sanson-Fisher}, journal={Australian family physician}, year={2000}, volume={29 11}, pages={1104-7} }