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BMJ: Too Much Medicine (4)

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Some factors that might be attributed to too much medicine may include the following:

Some Lab. Technicians and to a lesser extent pharmacists prescribe drugs for their friends, colleagues and relatives on request outside patient­clerking;

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Thursday, October 19, 2017
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Kenneth L Chanda
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Education and training
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Kenneth L Chanda is Associate Consultant and Lecturer at National Institute of Public Administration where he is lecturing in Records Management. He is co-author of The development of telehealth as a strategy to improve health care services in Zambia. Kenneth L. Chanda & Jean G. Shaw. Health Information & Libraries Journal. Volume 27, Issue 2, pages 133139, June 2010. He recently retired as Assistant Medical Librarian at the University of Zambia. klchanda AT

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