Larissa Grigoryan

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Affiliation: University Medical Center Utrecht
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Attitudes, beliefs and knowledge concerning antibiotic use and self-medication: a comparative European study
    Larissa Grigoryan
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Antonius Deusinglaan 1, AV Groningen, The Netherlands
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 16:1234-43. 2007
  2. pmc Are cultural dimensions relevant for explaining cross-national differences in antibiotic use in Europe?
    Reginald Deschepper
    Department of Medical Sociology and Health Sciences, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:123. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Determinants of self-medication with antibiotics in Europe: the impact of beliefs, country wealth and the healthcare system
    Larissa Grigoryan
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Antonius Deusinglaan 1, 9713 AV Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Antimicrob Chemother 61:1172-9. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Is self-medication with antibiotics in Europe driven by prescribed use?
    Larissa Grigoryan
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Antonius Deusinglaan 1, 9713 AV Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Antimicrob Chemother 59:152-6. 2007
  5. pmc Self-medication with antimicrobial drugs in Europe
    Larissa Grigoryan
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:452-9. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Self-medication with antibiotics by a population in northern Israel
    Raul Raz
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Haemek Medical Center, Afula, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 7:722-5. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Self-medication with antibiotics in Lithuania
    Ausra Berzanskyte
    Department of Public Health Research, Institute of Hygiene, Vilnius, Lithuania
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 19:246-53. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Patterns of antibiotic use in the community in Denmark
    Mark Muscat
    National Centre of Antimicrobials and Infection Control, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Infect Dis 38:597-603. 2006

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Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Attitudes, beliefs and knowledge concerning antibiotic use and self-medication: a comparative European study
    Larissa Grigoryan
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Antonius Deusinglaan 1, AV Groningen, The Netherlands
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 16:1234-43. 2007
    ..Although the relevance of cultural factors for antibiotic use has been recognized, few studies exist in Europe. We compared public attitudes, beliefs and knowledge concerning antibiotic use and self-medication between 11 European countries...
  2. pmc Are cultural dimensions relevant for explaining cross-national differences in antibiotic use in Europe?
    Reginald Deschepper
    Department of Medical Sociology and Health Sciences, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:123. 2008
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  3. doi request reprint Determinants of self-medication with antibiotics in Europe: the impact of beliefs, country wealth and the healthcare system
    Larissa Grigoryan
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Antonius Deusinglaan 1, 9713 AV Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Antimicrob Chemother 61:1172-9. 2008
    ..We studied the impact of predisposing factors (e.g. attitudes and knowledge concerning antibiotic use and self-medication) and enabling factors (country wealth and healthcare system factors) on self-medication with antibiotics in Europe...
  4. ncbi request reprint Is self-medication with antibiotics in Europe driven by prescribed use?
    Larissa Grigoryan
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Antonius Deusinglaan 1, 9713 AV Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Antimicrob Chemother 59:152-6. 2007
    ..One of the triggers for using self-medication may be past experience with antibiotics prescribed by health professionals. We examined the association between prescribed use and self-medication with antibiotics...
  5. pmc Self-medication with antimicrobial drugs in Europe
    Larissa Grigoryan
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:452-9. 2006
    ..Younger age, higher education, and presence of a chronic disease were associated with higher rates of self-medication. Attempts to reduce inappropriate self-medication should target prescribers, pharmacists, and the general public...
  6. ncbi request reprint Self-medication with antibiotics by a population in northern Israel
    Raul Raz
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Haemek Medical Center, Afula, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 7:722-5. 2005
    ..The current study is part of a larger study--Self-Medication with Antibiotics and Resistance Levels in Europe (SAR project)--coordinated by the University of Groningen in the Netherlands and run in 19 European countries and Israel...
  7. ncbi request reprint Self-medication with antibiotics in Lithuania
    Ausra Berzanskyte
    Department of Public Health Research, Institute of Hygiene, Vilnius, Lithuania
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 19:246-53. 2006
    ..This study was performed to estimate the prevalence of antibiotic use in the general population of Lithuania with special interest in self-medication with antibiotics and sources of their acquisition...
  8. ncbi request reprint Patterns of antibiotic use in the community in Denmark
    Mark Muscat
    National Centre of Antimicrobials and Infection Control, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Infect Dis 38:597-603. 2006
    ..While the existing legal framework preventing over-the-counter dispensation of antibiotics must be maintained, our results show that, in Denmark, interventions to optimize antibiotic use should primarily focus on the prescribers...