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Over half of medical prescriptions in Peshawar are illegible

PESHAWAR: Studies has revealed that 58.5 percent of medical prescriptions by doctors in Peshawar are illegible, difficult to read, and full of errors.  A research article published in the Pakistan Journal of Medical Sciences examined 1097 medical prescriptions in six major hospitals and pharmacies in Peshawar. The study shows has no physician provided all the essesntial information in the prescription. The doctor's name was also missing in 89 percent of prescriptions, while 98.2 percent did not have the registration…