COMMENTARYFighting Inertia: Why are we Continuing to Treat Acute Uncomplicated Diverticulitis With Antibiotics?Hawkins, Alexander T. MD, MPH Author Information Section of Colon & Rectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN. [email protected]. Dr. Hawkins’ work on this manuscript was supported by the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disease of the National Institutes of Health under award number K23DK118192. The author reports no conflicts of interest Annals of Surgery 274(5):p e443-e444, November 2021. | DOI: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000005138 Buy Metrics Copyright © 2021 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.