Reducing use of injections through interactional group discussions: a randomized controlled trial.

@article{Bhunia2010ReducingUO,
  title={Reducing use of injections through interactional group discussions: a randomized controlled trial.},
  author={Rama Bhunia and Yvan Hutin and R. Ramkrishnan and Probir Kumar Ghosh and Sadanand Dey and Manoj V. Murhekar},
  journal={Indian pediatrics},
  year={2010},
  volume={47 5},
  pages={409-14}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine whether interactional group discussions could reduce prescriptions of injections by physicians. STUDY DESIGN Randomized controlled trial. SETTING Rural public health care facilities, North 24 Parganas district, West Bengal, India. SUBJECTS 72 medical officers, 36 each in intervention and control groups. INTERVENTION Interactional group discussions. OUTCOME MEASURE Proportion of prescriptions including at least one injection. RESULTS In the intervention group… CONTINUE READING

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