Utilisation and Off-Label Prescriptions of Respiratory Drugs in Children


Respiratory drugs are widely used in children to treat labeled and non-labeled indications but only some data are available quantifying comprehensively off-label usage. Thus, we aim to analyse drug utilisation and off-label prescribing of respiratory drugs focusing on age- and indication-related off-label use. Patients aged ≤18 years documented in the… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0105110


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@inproceedings{Schmiedl2014UtilisationAO, title={Utilisation and Off-Label Prescriptions of Respiratory Drugs in Children}, author={Sven Schmiedl and Rainald Fischer and Luisa Ib{\'a}{\~n}ez and Joan R. Fortuny and Olaf H. Klungel and Robert F. Reynolds and Roman Gerlach and Martin Tauscher and Petra A. Th{\"{u}rmann and J. Hasford and Marietta Rottenkolber}, booktitle={PloS one}, year={2014} }