Irrational use of medicines is widespread in the South-East Asia Region (SEAR), where policy implementation to encourage quality use of medicines (QUM) is often low. The aim was to determine whether public-sector QUM is better in SEAR countries implementing essential medicines (EM) policies than in those not implementing them.
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Holloway, K.A.; Kotwani, A.; Batmanabane, G.; Santoso, B.; Ratanawijitrasin, S. and Henry, D. (2018) 'Promoting Quality Use of Medicines in South-East Asia: Reports from Country Situational Analyses' BMC Health Services Research 2018 18:526