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How to Investigate the Use of Medicines by Consumers
(2004; 98 pages) View the PDF document
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View the documentAcknowledgements
View the documentPreface
Open this folder and view contents1. Why study medicines use by consumers
Open this folder and view contents2. What influences medicines use by consumers
Open this folder and view contents3. How to study medicines use in communities
Open this folder and view contents4. Prioritizing and analysing community medicines use problems
Open this folder and view contents5. Sampling
Open this folder and view contents6. Data analysis
Open this folder and view contents7. Monitoring and evaluating rational medicines use interventions in the community
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How to Investigate the Use of Medicines by Consumers

WORLD HEALTH
ORGANIZATION

UNIVERSITY
OF AMSTERDAM

ROYAL TROPICAL
INSTITUTE

Anita Hardon
University of Amsterdam
The Netherlands

Catherine Hodgkin
Royal Tropical Institute
The Netherlands

Daphne Fresle
Formerly of the Department of Essential Drugs and Medicines Policy, WHO

© World Health Organization and University of Amsterdam 2004

All rights reserved.

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The World Health Organization and the University of Amsterdam do not warrant that the information contained in this publication is complete and correct and shall not be liable for any damages incurred as a result of its use.

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