Evaluation of Analgesics Usage in Pain Management Among Physicians

  title={Evaluation of Analgesics Usage in Pain Management Among Physicians},
  author={Abu-Saeed Kamaldeen and Lawal Muhammed Omuya and Abu-Saeed Muhammad Buhari and AO Saka and Saka},
  • Abu-Saeed Kamaldeen, Lawal Muhammed Omuya, +2 authors Saka
  • Published 2012
One of the objectives of the National drug policy is to promote the rational use of drugs by prescribers, dispensers and consumer. However, in developing countries, inappropriate prescribing has been identified among health facilities. Analgesics have been identified as one of the commonly prescribed drugs among prescribers in managing pain. Therefore, the objective of this study is to assess the analgesic usage among physicians at the outpatient department of a tertiary health facility. This… CONTINUE READING