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Assessment of antibacterial drug exposure patterns of patient encounters seen by different categories of prescribers at health institutions in Bahir Dar, Ethiopia.

Authors
  • Fenta, Ayaleneh
  • Belay, Mulugeta
  • Mekonnen, Eyasu
Type
Published Article
Journal
Ethiopian medical journal
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2013
Volume
51
Issue
1
Pages
33–39
Identifiers
PMID: 23930489
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

This study indicates that a significant proportion of patient encounters were exposed to antibacterial drugs. The actual determinants of the existing patterns should be further investigated in order to arrive at clear and feasible strategies to promote rational antibacterial drug prescribing practices.

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