Primary data collection for drug utilization research

Tatiana Chama Borges Luz, Evallil Nilsson

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This chapter covers the main advantages and disadvantages of various data sources, instruments and techniques that should be taken into account when proposing and conducting drug utilization research.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationDrug Utilization Research
Subtitle of host publicationMethods and Applications
EditorsMonique Elseviers, Björn Wettermark, Anna Birna Almarsdóttir, Morten Andersen, Ria Benko, Marion Bennie, Irene Eriksson, Brian Godman, Janet Krska, Elisabetta Poluzzi, Katja Taxis, Vera Vlahović-Palčevski, Robert Vander Stichele
Place of PublicationWest Sussex
Number of pages10
ISBN (Print)9781118949788
Publication statusPublished - 8 Apr 2016


  • primary data
  • primary data sources
  • questionnaires
  • patient‐reported outcomes
  • drug utilization research

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