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Actual versus 'ideal' antibiotic prescribing for common conditions in English primary care

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Objectives: Previous work based on guidelines and expert opinion identified ‘ideal’ prescribing proportions—the overall proportion of consultations that should result in an antibiotic prescription—for common infectious conditions. Here, actual condition-specific prescribing proportions in primary care in England were compared with ideal prescribing proportions identified by experts.
Methods: All recorded consultations for common infectious conditions... Expand abstract
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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1093/jac/dkx502

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Dept of Population Health
Sub department:
Population Health
Department:
Unknown
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ORCID:
0000-0001-7097-8950
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Author
ORCID:
0000-0001-7191-115X
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Journal:
Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy More from this journal
Volume:
73
Issue:
issue supplement 2
Pages:
19-26
Publication date:
2018-02-27
Acceptance date:
2017-11-25
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EISSN:
1460-2091
ISSN:
0305-7453
Pmid:
29490060
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
pubs:957919
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uuid:cf359935-ba86-4a4c-b735-4e9a33682088
Local pid:
pubs:957919
Source identifiers:
957919
Deposit date:
2019-04-09

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