Prescription monitoring of anti-hypertensive drug utilisation at the Panjab University Health Centre in India.

@article{Tiwari2004PrescriptionMO,
  title={Prescription monitoring of anti-hypertensive drug utilisation at the Panjab University Health Centre in India.},
  author={Hemant Tiwari and Amit Kumar and Srinivas K Kulkarni},
  journal={Singapore medical journal},
  year={2004},
  volume={45 3},
  pages={117-20}
}
INTRODUCTION The present pilot study was conducted in order to establish the drug-prescribing trend of anti-hypertensive agents at the Panjab University Health Centre in India. METHODS A pilot study of six-month duration was conducted at the Panjab University Health Centre. The information was collected from the patients attending the outpatient department through a random sample method. World Health Organisation-based prescription-auditing proforma was used for data collection. RESULTS… CONTINUE READING