Knowledges about herbal products among subjects on warfarin therapy and patient-physician relationship: a pilot study.

@article{Cuzzolin2007KnowledgesAH,
  title={Knowledges about herbal products among subjects on warfarin therapy and patient-physician relationship: a pilot study.},
  author={Laura Cuzzolin and Francesco Francini-Pesenti and Silvana Zaffani and Filippo Brocadello and Vittorio Pengo and Antonella Bassi and Giuseppina Benoni},
  journal={Pharmacoepidemiology and drug safety},
  year={2007},
  volume={16 9},
  pages={1014-7}
}
PURPOSE The purpose of our study was to analyse behaviours and patient-physician relationship about phytotherapy among a sample of Italian patients on warfarin therapy for atrial fibrillation. METHODS During a 4-month study period, interviews of patients on warfarin therapy, followed regularly in the medical laboratories to monitor INR values, were conducted on the basis of a pre-structured 25-item questionnaire. RESULTS Among a study population of 294 patients, 69 subjects reported to have… CONTINUE READING