Perceptions of Medical Sciences Students Towards Probiotics

Laleh Payahoo, Zeinab Nikniaz, Reza Mahdavi & Mohamad Asghari Jafar Abadi
Background: Regarding the importance of probiotics in prevention of different diseases, the knowledge of people particularly health-related professionals about the beneficial effects and availability of probiotic products is important. Considering the limited studies, the present study was conducted to assess the knowledge of medical sciences students as future provider of health information about probiotics in Tabriz, Iran. Methods: This cross-sectional study was carried out on 296 medical sciences students from different faculty majors with mean...