Prevalance, Knowledge and Attitudes of Primary Care Physicians on Use of Herbal Preparations in Pregnancy


OĞUZ E. , TERZİOĞLU BEBİTOĞLU B. , Acet G.

JOURNAL OF COMPLEMENTARY MEDICINE RESEARCH, vol.11, no.2, pp.105-111, 2020 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 11 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.5455/jcmr.2020.11.02.16
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF COMPLEMENTARY MEDICINE RESEARCH
  • Page Numbers: pp.105-111

Abstract

Aim: The use of herbal preparations (HPs) without considering teratogenicity potential can lead to significant health problems in pregnant women. Knowledge and attitudes of primary care physicians where pregnant women frequently consult are of great importance for patient safety. The aim of this study was to evaluate the knowledge and attitudes of primary care physicians toward HPs used during pregnancy.