Prescription and Nonprescription Analgesic Use in Sweden

  title={Prescription and Nonprescription Analgesic Use in Sweden},
  author={K. Antonov and D. Isacson},
  booktitle={The Annals of pharmacotherapy},
  • K. Antonov, D. Isacson
  • Published in The Annals of pharmacotherapy 1998
  • Medicine
  • OBJECTIVE: To analyze patterns of prescription and nonprescription analgesic use in the general Swedish population, in association with predisposing factors, enabling factors, need, and health behavior. DESIGN: Cross-sectional interview survey. SETTING: The Swedish Surveys of Living Conditions for the 2-year period 1988–1989. PARTICIPANTS: A probability sample of all inhabitants of Sweden aged 18–84 years (n = 11 996). MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES: Prescription and nonprescription analgesic use during… CONTINUE READING
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