The influence of the graduation in pharmacy in self-medication: students’ knowledge, behavior and attitudes
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Poster
- By: MATOS, Cristiano (College of Health Technology of Coimbra, Department of Pharmacy, Coimbra, Portugal)
- Co-author(s): Vieira, J.P. (College of Health Technology of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal)
Joaquim, J.J. (College of Health Technology of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal)
Pires, T. (College of Health Technology of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal)
Self-medication is an increasing phenomenon which affects global public health. Little research covers the use of self-medication among university students in Portugal.
The aim of this study is to evaluate the influence of the pharmacy graduation on the knowledge and attitudes of students concerning to the use of medicines, particularly by.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.