TITLE

Antibacterial use in influenza ups costs, resistance in the US

PUB. DATE
December 2004
SOURCE
PharmacoEconomics & Outcomes News;12/18/2004, Issue 468, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses research being done on the antibiotic prescribing rates in the U.S. ambulatory care setting for patients diagnosed with influenza from 1997 to 2001. Reference to a study by G. Ciesla et al, published in the November 2004 issue of the "Respiratory Medicine"; Percentage of ambulatory care visits for a primary diagnosis of influenza that were prescribed to use antibacterials; Total estimated cost associated with antibacterial use.
ACCESSION #
16125712

 

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