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No progress seen in reducing antibiotics among outpatients

By January 8, 2018 No Comments

Overuse contributes to drug-resistant infections, excess costs

Despite public health campaigns aimed at reducing unnecessary prescriptions for antibiotics, the drugs continue to be prescribed at startlingly high rates in outpatient settings such as clinics and physician offices, according to a new study at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/03/180308120615.htm

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