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Inappropriate Prescribing of Antibiotics Remains Widespread

Rosenberg, Karen

AJN The American Journal of Nursing: May 2019 - Volume 119 - Issue 5 - p 66
doi: 10.1097/01.NAJ.0000557918.50645.d0
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According to this study:

  • Almost a quarter of outpatient antibiotic prescriptions filled for privately insured adults and children were classified as inappropriate, according to a classification scheme based on the most recent diagnosis codes.
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