Prescribing patterns of benzodiazepines and z-drugs for insomnia in kingdom of saudi arabia (ksa)

  • At: 2018 FIP Congress in Glasgow (Scotland)
  • Type: Poster
  • By: DOBIA, Ali (University of Reading)
  • Co-author(s): Ali Dobia
    Kath Ryan: the Reading School of Pharmacy, University of Reading, Reading, United Kingdom
    Alexander Edwards: the Reading School of Pharmacy, University of Reading, Reading, United Kingdom
  • Abstract:

    Background

    Despite their increasing use, there are no KSA guidelines or data on prescribing benzodiazepines (BZDs) and Z-drugs for insomnia.

    Methods

    A mixed methods design was used in three phases. I: a retrospective audit of patients prescribed BZDs or Z-drugs for insomnia (March 2012 to March 2017) in King Fahd Central Hospital in Jazan, KSA. Audit

    ..

  • The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress. Please login

FIP links