Children’s toothache is becoming everybody’s business: where do parents go when their children have oral pain in London, England? A cross-sectional analysis
OPEN BMJ open | 2 Mar 2018
VE Muirhead, Z Quayyum, D Markey, S Weston-Price, A Kimber, W Rouse and CM Pine
To assess the number of parents who visited community pharmacies in London seeking pain medications for their children’s pain and specifically for oral pain, to identify which health services parents contacted before their pharmacy visit and to estimate the cost to the National Health Service (NHS) when children with oral pain who visit pharmacies also see health professionals outside dentistry.
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