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Using Antibiotics Wisely (cont.)

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  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2009). Antibiotic resistance questions and answers. Available online: http://www.cdc.gov/getsmart/antibiotic-use/anitbiotic-resistance-faqs.html.

  • Pottinger PS, Dellit TH (2009). Antimicrobial therapy. In EG Nabel, ed., ACP Medicine, section 7, chap. 14. Hamilton, ON: BC Decker.

  • Steinman MA, et al. (2003). Changing use of antibiotics in community-based outpatient practice, 1991–1999. Annals of Internal Medicine, 138(7): 525–534.

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ByHealthwise Staff
Primary Medical ReviewerE. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine
Specialist Medical ReviewerTheresa O'Young, PharmD - Clinical Pharmacy
Last RevisedMarch 14, 2011

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