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Pledges Reduce Inappropriate Antibiotic Prescribing Rates



In a study, antibiotic prescription rates for antibiotic-inappropriate diagnoses dropped after clinicians posted photos of themselves alongside signed pledges to "avoid prescribing antibiotics when they are likely to do more harm than good."



1 comments on "Pledges Reduce Inappropriate Antibiotic Prescribing Rates"
Marshall Kubota (1/30/2014 at 7:08 PM)

This is great! We will strongly consider a similar tool in the inappropriate prescribing of, continuation of and escalation of opioid medications for both acute and chronic pain.