alexa Abstract | Determinants of the Choice of Community Pharmacy in The Czech Republic
e-ISSN:2320-1215 p-ISSN: 2322-0112

Research & Reviews in Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Open Access

OMICS International organises 3000+ Global Conferenceseries Events every year across USA, Europe & Asia with support from 1000 more scientific Societies and Publishes 700+ Open Access Journals which contains over 50000 eminent personalities, reputed scientists as editorial board members.

Open Access Journals gaining more Readers and Citations

700 Journals and 15,000,000 Readers Each Journal is getting 25,000+ Readers

This Readership is 10 times more when compared to other Subscription Journals (Source: Google Analytics)

Short Communication Open Access

Abstract

and 2013. Sociological survey featuring a representative sample in terms of age, gender and region for the Czech population aged 15 and over (sample deviation from population breakdowns of the Czech Republic does not exceed 0.2%). After preliminary research (234 respondents in 2011 and 228 in 2013) the anonymous questionnaires were carried out in the Czech Republic (CR) during period of 21 November to 4 December 2011 and 18 November to 6 December 2013. All statistic analyses were performed using SASD 1.4.5 (Statistical Analysis of Social Data). The data were obtained from a sample of 1797 individuals randomly selected using quotas. The response rate was 90% in 2011 and 86% in 2013. The choice of community pharmacy in CR is determined primarily by location (proximity). Much less importance placed on good service (personal experience with professional approach) or good price (lower prices and promotion on medicines). Slowly growing in importance of prices at the expense of other determinants was detected. All results are with statistical significance P<0.001. Good location of pharmacy is a key determinant for the largest part of citizens. It was distinguished increase of the number of citizens who choose their pharmacy primarily by price. Lower price of medicines is for their decision more and more important and it is prefered than quality service in pharmacy.

To read the full article Peer-reviewed Article PDF image | Peer-reviewed Full Article image

Author(s): Kostriba Jan*, Kotlarova Jana, Maly Josef

Keywords

pharmacy choice, pharmacy competition, pharmaceutical care, health care system, the Czech Republic, Contraceptive Choice,Primary Care Physician,Community Healthcare,Community Medicine,Maternal Health

Share This Page

Additional Info

Loading
Loading Please wait..
 
 
Peer Reviewed Journals
 
Make the best use of Scientific Research and information from our 700 + peer reviewed, Open Access Journals
International Conferences 2017-18
 
Meet Inspiring Speakers and Experts at our 3000+ Global Annual Meetings

Contact Us

 
© 2008-2017 OMICS International - Open Access Publisher. Best viewed in Mozilla Firefox | Google Chrome | Above IE 7.0 version
adwords