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Antibiotics in the community: a typology of user behaviours.

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OBJECTIVES: To contribute to achieving a deep understanding of lay beliefs about antibiotics and develop a typology of antibiotic user behaviours in the community. METHOD: Qualitative semi-structured interview study with 32 women and 14 men, selected by both purposive and theoretical sampling, from areas of high, average and low deprivation. RESULTS: Respondents were highly confident about the efficacy and safety of antibiotics. Reported respondent antibiotic user behaviours fell into six ty...

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10.1016/j.pec.2008.05.025
Journal:
Patient education and counseling More from this journal
Volume:
73
Issue:
1
Pages:
146-152
Publication date:
2008-10-01
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EISSN:
1873-5134
ISSN:
0738-3991
Language:
English
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418189
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2013-11-16

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