The perceptions and experiences diabetes mellitus patients regarding herbal medicine
- At: 2014 FIP Congress in Bangkok (Thailand)
- Type: Poster
- By: RAHARJO, Prima Armita (Universitas Surabaya, Surabaya, Indonesia)
- Co-author(s): Hubeis, Aziz (University of Surabaya, Surabaya, Indonesia)
Susilo, Astrid Pratidina (University of Mulawarman, Samarinda, Indonesia)
Aditama, Lisa (University of Surabaya, Surabaya, Indonesia)
BACKGROUND: Although its evidence of effectiveness and safety are not fully established, herbal medicine has been used widely as a self medication to control chronic conditions including diabetes mellitus. Little is known about patients' perceptions and experiences of the use of herbal medicine in Southeast Asian setting. AIMS: This study.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.