The study was conducted to determine the extent of practice of self-medication among engineering there is paucity of studies conducted about the assessment of self-medication among college students in other studies prevalence of self-medication varied widely ranging from 262% to as. Prevalence of self-medication was higher among females in the study similar observations were made in studies from india (badiger et al, 2012 banerjee and bhadury, 2012) and abroad (smogavec et al, 2010) this can be due to unequal. Journal of krishna institute of medical sciences university jkimsu, vol 2, no 2, july-dec 2013 108 short communication prevalence of self medication in an urban slum area in maharashtra. Full text abstract: self-medication is consumption of one or several medications without the physician's prescription given the risks of self-medication, this study. Self-medication with antibiotics is becoming a very common practice, and it is being practiced globally carrying a significant economic burden and health hazards this study assesses prevalence and predictors of self-medication with antibiotic for children a cross-sectional study was carried.
Prevalence and predictors of self-medication with antibiotics among adi-haqi campus students of mekelle university, ethiopia tadele eticha, department of pharmacy, college of health sciences. Factors affecting the prevalence of self medication using commercial drugs in a rural filipino the purpose of the study was to assess the factors affecting prevalence of self- medication practices using commercial drugs of the rural filipino family including its correlation and who among. Self-medication is a common practice worldwide and the irrational use of drugs is a cause of concern this study assessed the prevalence of self-medication among the medical students in south india the data was analysed using spss version 115 a total of 440 students were included in the study. Self medication is an important concern for health authorities at global level this study was aimed to find the prevalence of self medication for allopathic drugs and associated factors among households of urban community this study was also aimed at assessing the attitude of respondents who had. Background: estimated prevalence of self-medication for sexually transmitted diseases (stds) in ob. Age-adjusted prevalence of self-reported hypertension among adults age-adjusted proportion of those reporting use of antihypertensive medication among adults, by sociodemographic characteristics and location behavioral risk factor surveillance system.
Persons who have anxiety disorders commonly self-medicate with alcohol and other drugs the presence of any anxiety disorder was associated with a 219% prevalence of self-medication with drugs and alcohol persons with generalized anxiety disorder showed the highest self-medication rate. Self-medication is a human behavior in which an individual uses a substance or any exogenous influence to self-administer treatment for physical or overall, the total prevalence of reported self-medication with one or both classes of anti-infective agents within the past month was. Objectives: to study the prevalence of self-medication among pharmacy customers in rural areas of portugal, to assess possible predictors of self-medication and to find out whether there was a. Prevalence of self-medication practice with herbal products among non-psychotic psychiatric patients from southeastern serbia: a cross-sectional study.
Abstract background: the use of self-medication is highly prevalent in the community more so amongst the medical students self-medication can be defined as the use of drugs to treat self-diagnosed disorders or symptoms, or the intermittent or continued use of a prescribed drug for chronic or.
Prevalence of self-medication and drug use behaviour among housewives in an urban slum area, visakhapatnam - free download as pdf file (pdf), text file (txt) or read online for free iosr journal of dental and medical sciences (iosr-jdms) volume14 issue10 version5. Prevalence and nature of medication administration errors in health care settings delivery, omission, drug utilization, commission, drug/medication/medicine supply, drug/medication/medicine handling, self medication mae prevalence median % of toe, (iqr) description ome tne. Objective: to determine the prevalence, attitude and knowledge of self-medication amongst university students of karachi, pakistan methods: this cross-sectional, study was conducted from jan-feb 2007 a convenience sample was taken from 2 medical and 2 non-medical universities of the city of. World self-medication industry the world federation promoting better health through responsible self-medication.
2012) revealed a high prevalence of self-medication with antibiotics among university students however, similar knowledge relating to china's under-developed western regions is scarce therefore, this study was aimed at examining common knowledge. A study of the prevalence of self-medication practice among university students in southwestern nigeria. Purpose: to evaluate the prevalence and associated factors of self-medication among urban and rural population of islamabad, pakistan methods: a cross-sectional study was conducted among 500 participants using random sampling method. Data related to publication, population, methods and prevalence of self-medication were extracted by three independent researchers methodological quality was assessed following eight criteria related to sampling, measurement and presentation of results. Purpose: to estimate the prevalence of self medication with antibiotics and antimalarials in khartoum state, sudan and evaluate factors associated with self medication methods: a pre-tested questionnaire was used to collect data from a.