Assessment of drug use pattern in Diabetes Mellitus patients in a rural Tertiary care teaching Hospital
- At: 2012 FIP Congress in Amsterdam (the Netherlands)
- Type: Poster
- By: DEVARAPALLI, Balaji (RGUHS, CLINICAL PHARMACY, Visakhapatnam, India)
:Diabetes mellitus is a chronic illness associated with significant morbidity and mortality. Diabetics are at a higher risk of poly pharmacy and are more vulnerable to irrational prescribing especially those suffering from concurrent illnesses like hypertension etc. Diabetes treatment depends on the type and severity of the diabetes.
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