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Survey of antibacterial usage during the COVID-19 pandemic in England, 2020

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Changes in antibacterial prescribing during the COVID-19 pandemic were anticipated given that the clinical features of severe respiratory infection syndrome caused by SARS-CoV-2 mirror bacterial respiratory tract infections. Antibacterial consumption was measured in items/1000 population for primary care and in Defined Daily Doses (DDDs)/1000 admissions for secondary care in England from 2015 to October 2020. Interrupted time-series analyses were conducted to evaluate the effects of the pande...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.3390/antibiotics10070841

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
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ORCID:
0000-0001-9579-2028

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NIHR Health Protection Research Unit in Healthcare-Associated Infections and Antimicrobial Resistance in a partnership between Public Health England and (i) Imperial College London and (ii) University of Oxford
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MDPI
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Volume:
10
Issue:
7
Article number:
841
Publication date:
2021-07-10
Acceptance date:
2021-07-08
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EISSN:
2079-6382
Pmid:
34356762
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English
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Pubs id:
1216034
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pubs:1216034
Deposit date:
2021-12-06

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