A study of prescribing patterns at different health care facilities in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania.
A survey of outpatient prescriptions in three district hospitals, four health centres, and ten dispensaries in Dar es Salaam region has been undertaken, and the significance of the data especially as it relates to prescribing patterns in discussed.
The data indicate that the average number of items (drugs) per prescription in hospitals, health centres, and dispensaries was 2.4±0.16,2.1±0.5, and 1.9±0.2 (±SD) respectively, while injections accounted for 18,20, and 32 percent of all prescriptions in hospitals, health centres and dispensaries respectively.
Mots-clés Pascal : Prescription, Chimiothérapie, Traitement, Santé, Soin, Etude comparative, Hôpital, Centre santé, Dispensaire, Homme, Tanzanie, Afrique
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Prescription, Chemotherapy, Treatment, Health, Care, Comparative study, Hospital, Health center, Dispensary, Human, Tanzania, Africa
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 94-0668446
Code Inist : 002B30A01B. Création : 09/06/1995.