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Self-Medication A Reference for Health Professionals by Carmen Krogh

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Published by Canadian Pharmaceutical Assn .
Written in English


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ISBN 100919115330
ISBN 109780919115330

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Self-medication is a common practice in developing countries but little is known about its determinants. Self-medication leads to drug resistant pathogens and serious health hazards. Self-Medication, Psychoanalytic, and Psychodynamic Theories Chapter 7 INTRODUCTION During the s and s, Dr. Ed Khantzian did much to humanize addiction. His classic, Treating Addiction as a Human Process, gave the field its heart, and this chapter is the heart of this Size: KB.   Background: Self-medication practice is widespread in many countries and the irrational use of drugs is a cause of assumes a special significance among medical students as they are exposed to knowledge about diseases and drugs. Aim: To assess practice and perception of self medication among undergraduate medical students. Materials and Cited by:   Homeopathy provides a life line in emergencies and serious illnesses till we can reach medical aid. Homeopathic self medication is safe, simple, cheap and free from side effects. It provides options to ladies and others who feel shy to discuss their intimate sexual or psychological problems. All those who live or work in areas where medical aid is not easily available should buy this book.5/5.