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DRUG UTILISATION STUDIES: QUALITATIVE METHODS


OBJECTIVES



To understand the need to design and to carry out qualitative drug utilisation research.

To be able to critically appraise qualitative drug utilisation studies (DUS).

To design, to implement and to discuss small-scale audits on the quality of medicines use in hospitals and in primary health care.

Indications of use, recommendations, prescription standards, appraisal, audit

 

MODULE PARTS



  1. Sources of data and standards to compare with.
  2. Methods to identify how medicines are used in the community (1) - prescription vs. indication and indication vs. prescription
  3. Methods to identify how medicines are used in the community (2) - cohort and case-controls studies as a source of drug utilisation data
  4. Design of qualitative DUS: Objectives, methods and discussion of proposals
  5. How to read papers on qualitative DUS. Limitations of DUS

 

TRAINER TEAM



Coordinator: Prof Albert Figueras (from Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)

Expert(s): Janice Fuller (from Amgen NV), Prof Joan-Ramon Laporte, Josep Maria Castel, Eduard Diogène, Dr Dolores Rodriguez, Dr Imma Danés (from Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona), Noah Jamie Robinson (from F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd), Dr Ulf Bergman (from Karolinska Institutet).

Intermediate level
75 h workload over 3 months (3 ECTS credits)
Key dates
Course calendar
Certificate award
or included in Master Year 2 or PhD programme
English language
Online based learning
Student: 1,500 €
Professional: 3,000 €
  Savings could be offered under eligibility conditions.

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