PRESCRIBING PATTERNS IN THE ORTHOPAEDICS OUTPATIENT DEPARTMENT OF A TEACHING HOSPITAL IN AJMAN, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES: A RETROSPECTIVE RECORDS -BASED STUDY
- At: 2015 FIP Congress in Düsseldorf (Germany)
- Type: Poster
- By: SHEHNAZ, Syed Ilyas (Pharmacology, Pharmacology, Ajman, United Arab Emirates)
- Co-author(s): Syed Ilyas Shehnaz
Drug utilization reviews evaluate the prescribing practices of physicians to ensure rational drug prescribing.
A retrospective medical records-based analysis was carried out over a one-year period. Randomly selected prescriptions of 623 new patients visiting the Orthopaedic OPD of our hospital were critically analysed using a predetermined.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.