Use of analgesics in adults with pain complaints: prevalence and associated factors, Turkey


Ozkan O., Hamzaoglu O., Erdine S., Balta E., Domac M.

REVISTA DE SAUDE PUBLICA, cilt.43, ss.140-146, 2009 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 43 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2009
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1590/s0034-89102009000100018
  • Dergi Adı: REVISTA DE SAUDE PUBLICA
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.140-146

Özet

OBJECTIVE: Use of analgesics has been increasingly recognized as a major public health issue with important consequences in Turkey. The objective of the study was to determine the prevalence and patterns of analgesics usage and associated factors in adults with pain complaints.