Journal of Biomedical Engineering and Medical Devices

Journal of Biomedical Engineering and Medical Devices
Open Access

ISSN: 2475-7586

Bhoomi Arora

Institute of Pharmacy, Nirma University, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India

  • Research Article   
    Assessment of Unused and Expired Medication Disposal Practice in Gujarat
    Author(s): Bhoomi Arora*

    Accretion of unused and expired medications has been extensively ignored despite its intimidating impact in both developed and developing countries. The present study was conducted to assess the knowledge, attitude, and practice of unused and expired medication disposal among the general population of Gujarat. In April 2021, a descriptive, cross-sectional study comprised of 17 pre-validated questions for the disposal of unused/expired medication was distributed through a Google form link. The study was approved by the institutional ethics committee. The population of both the gender between 18-70 was enrolled in the study. The responses obtained were authenticated for precision before analysis. The collected data were analysed by using Microsoft Excel for descriptive statistics. The data is presented in the form of percentages using tables. A total of 537 e.. Read More»
    DOI: 10.35248/2475-7586.21.6.184

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