Published in Drug Week, February 10th, 2006
The "Zicam Flu Survey," designed to examine the attitudes and actions of physicians and consumers about flu, uncovered a potentially dangerous doctor-patient disconnect regarding the perception of flu's severity leaving millions of people with their guard down. While nearly 80% of doctors consider flu to be a "very severe" or "extremely severe" illness compared to other typical illnesses, only 42% of consumers agreed.
Want to see the full article?
Welcome to NewsRx!
Learn more about a six-week, no-risk free trial of Drug Week
NewsRx also is available at LexisNexis, Gale, ProQuest, Factiva, Dialog, Thomson Reuters, NewsEdge, and Dow Jones.