Self-medication with antibiotics: a possible cause of bacterial resistance

Med Hypotheses. 2005;65(5):1000-1. doi: 10.1016/j.mehy.2005.05.018.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Anti-Bacterial Agents / administration & dosage*
  • Anti-Bacterial Agents / adverse effects*
  • Bacterial Infections / chemically induced*
  • Bacterial Infections / drug therapy*
  • Bacterial Infections / epidemiology
  • Bacterial Infections / prevention & control
  • Drug Resistance, Microbial*
  • Incidence
  • Risk Assessment / methods*
  • Risk Factors
  • Self Medication / adverse effects*
  • Self Medication / methods
  • Self Medication / statistics & numerical data

Substances

  • Anti-Bacterial Agents