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Tablet splitting: patients and physicians need better support

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This study is part of a larger quality improvement project, which is supported by grant #217-43794-6/8 from the German Ministry of Health (BMG). We are grateful to the participating patients in Saxony-Anhalt who gave their time to complete this questionnaire, and to the general practitioners participating in the project.

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Quinzler, R., Szecsenyi, J. & Haefeli, W.E. Tablet splitting: patients and physicians need better support. Eur J Clin Pharmacol 63, 1203–1204 (2007).

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