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The influence of children's day care on antibiotic seeking: a mixed methods study.

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BACKGROUND: Preschool-aged children are the highest consumers of antibiotics, but consult mainly for viral infections. Little is known about how day care, which is common in this age group, influences primary care consulting and treatment-seeking behaviours. AIM: To investigate daycare providers' approaches to excluding and/or readmitting children with infections, and the consequences for parents' consulting and antibiotic-seeking behaviours. DESIGN AND SETTING: Cross-sectional survey, docume...

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10.3399/bjgp14x679741

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Publisher:
Royal College of General Practitioners
Journal:
British journal of general practice : the journal of the Royal College of General Practitioners
Volume:
64
Issue:
622
Pages:
e302-e312
Publication date:
2014-05-01
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EISSN:
1478-5242
ISSN:
0960-1643
Source identifiers:
464456
Language:
English
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Deposit date:
2014-06-17

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