Antimicrobial prescribing in the USA for adult acute pharyngitis in relation to treatment guidelines Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Anti-Bacterial Agents
  • Guideline Adherence
  • Pharyngitis
  • Practice Guidelines as Topic

abstract

  • Publishing of ACP guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of pharyngitis was associated with a decrease in the overall prescribing of antibiotics but not the prescribing of ACP-recommended antibiotics.

publication date

  • December 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2978269

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1365-2753.2010.01495.x

PubMed ID

  • 20586844

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1176

end page

  • 83

volume

  • 17

number

  • 6