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Implementing antibiotic stewardship in high-prescribing English general practices: a mixed-methods study

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Background Trials have identified antimicrobial stewardship (AMS) strategies that effectively reduce antibiotic use in primary care. However, many are not commonly used in England. The authors co-developed an implementation intervention to improve use of three AMS strategies: enhanced communication strategies, delayed prescriptions, and point-of-care C-reactive protein tests (POC-CRPTs).

Aim To investigate the use of the intervention in high-presc...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.3399/BJGP.2022.0298

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
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Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-4470-1151
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Institution:
University of Oxford
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Publisher:
Royal College of General Practitioners
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Volume:
73
Issue:
728
Pages:
e164-e175
Publication date:
2023-02-23
Acceptance date:
2022-10-14
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EISSN:
1478-5242
ISSN:
0960-1643

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