Guide to Good Prescribing - A Practical Manual
(1994; 115 pages) [French] [Spanish] View the PDF document
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Close this folderChapter 1: The process of rational treatment
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Summary

The process of rational treatment

Step 1: Define the patient's problem

Step 2: Specify the therapeutic objective

What do you want to achieve with the treatment?

Step 3: Verify the suitability of your P-treatment

Check effectiveness and safety

Step 4: Start the treatment

Step 5: Give information, instructions and warnings

Step 6: Monitor (and stop?) treatment

 

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