ERIC Number: EJ286808
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Using the Perception-Reality Gap to Alter Prescribing Patterns.
Rosser, W. W.
Journal of Medical Education, v58 n9 p728-32 Sep 1983
Thirty physicians' perceptions of their rates of prescribing an antianxiety drug were found to differ from their actual rates. When informed of this discrepancy, significant changes in prescribing behavior occurred. Implications for continuing medical education are discussed. (MSE)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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