People with sore throat trust pharmacists to advise on self-management: a survey across 13 countries
- At: 2018 FIP Congress in Glasgow (Scotland)
- Type: Poster
- By: BELL, John ()
- Co-author(s): John Bell: Graduate School of Health, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia
Sabiha Essack: Antimicrobial Research Unit, College of Health Sciences, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa
Douglas Burgoyne: VRx Pharmacy Services, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
Adrian Shephard: Reckitt Benckiser Healthcare Ltd, Slough, United Kingdom
Ali Barnes: Incite, London, United Kingdom
Sore throat (pharyngitis) is a common, typically self-limiting condition. It is predominantly viral but is one of the most common reasons for seeking primary care. Although patients may request antibiotics, they may actually need pain relief.
A sample of 5196 adults (evenly split, nationally representative, 13 countries) who.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.