Antibiotic prescribing patterns at children’s outpatient departments of primary care institutions in Southwest China

  29 October 2022

Inappropriate use of antibiotics in children is common in many countries. The purpose of the study was to explore patterns of antibiotic prescribing in children’s outpatient clinics in primary care institutions in a province of southwest China.

The inappropriate use of antibiotics in children is still prominent in primary care institutions of southwest China. The education and training of physicians and caregivers in these institutions should be strengthened.


Further reading: BMC Primary Care
Author(s): Wenju Wang, Shitao Yu, Xunrong Zhou, Lei Wang, Xun He, Hanni Zhou & Yue Chang
Kids and Carers  


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Antimicrobial Resistance Fighter Coalition


JSS University


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