Karen Feldscher: Widespread occasional use antibiotics to cause more resistance than repeated use among smaller numbers of people
Increasing prevalence of antibiotic resistance in the U.S. more closely linked to their occasional use according to a large new study from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Study also found that in areas where particular antibiotics are used more frequently, resistance to those antibiotics is higher.
Full article: The Harvard GazetteEffective Surveillance