Drug prescribing pattern in obstetrics: a case study of lagos university teaching hospital (LUTH), lagos, nigeria
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Poster
- By: FILUSI, Taiwo (Pharmacists Council of Nigeria, Lagos, Pharmacy Practice, Lagos, Nigeria)
- Co-author(s): Oluwole, Ayodeji (Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Lagos, Nigeria)
Akinyemi, Mathew (Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Lagos, Nigeria)
Several cases of drug induced obstetric abnormalities like the thalidomide tragedy arise from irrational prescribing, dispensing and use of drugs during the prenatal, perinatal or postnatal stage and these could be averted through pharmacists[simplequote] intervention. This study aims at investigating prescribing pattern by obstetricians in LUTH,.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.