Perception of the risk of adverse drug reactions: differences between health professionals and non health professionals.

@article{Bongard2002PerceptionOT,
  title={Perception of the risk of adverse drug reactions: differences between health professionals and non health professionals.},
  author={V Bongard and S M{\'e}nard-Tach{\'e} and Haleh Bagheri and Keivan Kabiri and Maryse Lapeyre-Mestre and Jean Louis Montastruc},
  journal={British journal of clinical pharmacology},
  year={2002},
  volume={54 4},
  pages={433-6}
}
AIMS To investigate how risk of adverse drug reactions (ADRs) of several drug classes is perceived by health vs non health professionals. METHODS Four hundred health professionals (i.e. 278 general practitioners, 76 pharmacists and 46 pharmacovigilance professionals) and 153 non health professionals were interviewed. Visual analogue scales were used to define a score of perceived risk of ADRs associated with each drug class (ranking from 0 to 10). RESULTS Anticoagulants were ranked as the… CONTINUE READING

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