ELECTRONIC JOURNAL OF GENERAL MEDICINE, vol.19, no.2, 2022 (ESCI)
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ELECTRONIC JOURNAL OF GENERAL MEDICINE
Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus
antibiotic misuse, attitudes, crosswise model, public health, public knowledge, RESISTANCE, INFECTIONS, PHYSICIANS, USAGE
Bursa Uludag University Affiliated:
Background: This study aimed to assess the attitudes and knowledge of adult individuals about antibiotics. Since in Turkey, antibiotics are not sold without a prescription, it was also investigated whether Turkish people compelled physicians to prescribe antibiotics by showing unrealistic symptoms.