Pattern of prescribing practices in the Madhya Pradesh, India.

@article{Bhartiy2008PatternOP,
  title={Pattern of prescribing practices in the Madhya Pradesh, India.},
  author={S S Bhartiy and Mahadeo B. Shinde and Sunil Nandeshwar and Suresh Chander Tiwari},
  journal={Kathmandu University medical journal},
  year={2008},
  volume={6 1},
  pages={55-9}
}
OBJECTIVES To find out the current status of the 'prescribing practices' in the Primary Health Care facilities of Madhya Pradesh. MATERIAL AND METHODS The cross-sectional survey was conducted in 26 Primary Health Care facilities of the Madhya Pradesh. Consecutive random sampling method was applied for collection of prescriptions from the health facilities. OBSERVATION Overall the average number of drugs prescribed per prescription was 2.8; most commonly prescribed drugs were NSAIDs… CONTINUE READING
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