Comparative status of health consumer's knowlegde, attitude and practice (KAP) regarding medicines and healthcare in developing economies
- At: 2012 FIP Congress in Amsterdam (the Netherlands)
- Type: Presentations + Posters
- By: NAIK, Anantha (Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Manipal University, Pharmacuetical Mangement, Manipal, India)
- Co-author(s): Sharma, B. (Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Manipal University, Manipal, India)
Dahal, B. (Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Manipal University, Manipal, India)
Aim; To compare the medication KAP towards safe medication and health care practice among health consumers in India (I) and Nepal (N). Methodology:: A cross-sectional survey was administered on a 5-point scale regarding KAP. The obtained data were analyzed using SPSS version 16.0. Results:5215 respondents (63.2% I; 36.8% N) submitted the survey.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.