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Table 3 Health professionals source of information on ABR and use

From: Knowledge of antibiotic resistance and antibiotic prescription practices among prescribers in the Brong Ahafo Region of Ghana; a cross-sectional study

Source of information Examples
Electronic media • Mobile phone messaging e.g. Short Messaging Service (SMS)
• Internet
• Email alerts by subscription
Prints • Bulletins for Ghana Health Service or Food and Drugs Authority
• British National Formulary
• Text books
Meetings • Professional meetings such as annual general meeting
• Workshops
• Lectures organized by pharmaceutical companies
• In service training
• Peers and senior colleagues