Inter-country variations in anti-asthmatic drug prescriptions for children. Systematic review of studies published during the 2000–2009 period

@article{Bianchi2010IntercountryVI,
  title={Inter-country variations in anti-asthmatic drug prescriptions for children. Systematic review of studies published during the 2000–2009 period},
  author={M. Bianchi and A. Clavenna and M. Bonati},
  journal={European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology},
  year={2010},
  volume={66},
  pages={929-936}
}
  • M. Bianchi, A. Clavenna, M. Bonati
  • Published 2010
  • Medicine
  • European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology
  • ObjectiveThe objective of this study was to analyse inter-and intra-country quantitative and qualitative differences in anti-asthmatic prescriptions to children and adolescents.MethodsA literature search was performed in EMBASE and MEDLINE to identify pharmaco-epidemiological studies published from January 1, 2000 to December 31, 2008 in which anti-asthmatic prescription prevalence in out-hospital children was measured. A meta-analytic weighted average and 95% confidence intervals of… CONTINUE READING
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