Study on trends of drug use by private practitioners in a town in India and its impact on treatment cost
- At: 2007 FIP Congress in Beijing (China)
- Type: Poster
- By: MANDAL, Subhash (Hooghly Dist. Drugs Control Office, Chinsurah, India)
- Co-author(s): Mandal, Moitreyee (Dept. of Pharmacy, J.C.Ghosh Polytechnic, KOLKATA-700023, India)
Introduction: Accessibility of medicines is a global problem and India is not an exception, where a section of the populace is receiving medicines, often even unnecessary and avoidable ones. On the other hand, larger section is deprived of even basic health care, resulting in access to modern medicines by only 30% of the population. Moreover the.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.