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Tennessee review: 2% of providers account for 25% of pediatric antibiotic prescriptions

19:00 EST 14 Jan 2020 | AAAS

(Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America) Fewer than 2% of providers accounted for 25% of antibiotic prescriptions for children in Tennessee, with the highest number of prescriptions coming from general pediatricians and those who graduated prior to 2000, according to a study published today in Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology, the journal of the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America.

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