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Self-medication practices during the COVID-19 pandemic among the adult population in Peru: A cross-sectional survey
Self-medication impacts both negatively and positively the health of people, which has become evident during the COVID-19 pandemic. The study aimed to assess the prevalence of self-medicated drugs used for respiratory ...
Telemedicine in Peru as a Result of the COVID-19 pandemic: Perspective from a country with limited internet access
(American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2021)
The COVID-19 pandemic contributed to the worldwide implementation of telemedicine because of the need for medical care for patients, especially those with chronic diseases. This perspective paper presents the current ...
Covid-19 in Peru: From supervised walks for children to the first case of Kawasaki-like syndrome
(BMJ Publishing Group, 2020)
To the Editor: Godlee appraises the UK government’s response to covid-19.1 Peru is among the countries with the most covid-19 cases globally,2 reaching 178¿914 cases on 3 June.3 Regardless of this, on 18 May the Peruvian ...
Tratamiento de la COVID-19 en Perú y Bolivia y los riesgos de la automedicación
(Editorial Ciencias Medicas, 2020)
Introducción: Se están utilizando diversos fármacos para la sintomatología que causa la COVID-19 sin que estén aprobados para esos fines. Muchos de estos medicamentos tienen un margen de seguridad pequeño y tienen efectos ...
Developing and testing a measure of COVID-19 organizational support of healthcare workers – results from Peru, Ecuador, and Bolivia
During the COVID-19 pandemic, healthcare workers are facing high workloads with resource constraints and risk of virus exposure, and healthcare organizations need to support their healthcare workers to reduce their anxiety. ...