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Interventions to Reduce Antibiotic Prescribing for Uncomplicated Acute Respiratory Tract Infections Extraction Form Brittany Holzhammer 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6


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Reducing antibiotic prescriptions for acute cough by motivating GPs to change their attitudes to communication and empowering patients: a cluster-randomized intervention study. Altiner A., Brockmann S., Sielk M., Wilm S., Wegscheider K., Abholz HH. 2007
Evaluation of a patient education manual. Anderson JE., Morrell DC., Avery AJ., Watkins CJ. 1980
Communication training and antibiotic use in acute respiratory tract infections. A cluster randomised controlled trial in general practice. Briel M., Langewitz W., Tschudi P., Young J., Hugenschmidt C., Bucher HC. 2006
Access to a polymerase chain reaction assay method targeting 13 respiratory viruses can reduce antibiotics: a randomised, controlled trial. Brittain-Long R., Westin J., Olofsson S., Lindh M., Andersson LM. 2011
The effect of alternative graphical displays used to present the benefits of antibiotics for sore throat on decisions about whether to seek treatment: a randomized trial. Carling CL., Kristoffersen DT., Flottorp S., Fretheim A., Oxman AD., Schünemann HJ., Akl EA., Herrin J., MacKenzie TD., Montori VM. 2009
Comparison of two approaches to observation therapy for acute otitis media in the emergency department. Chao JH., Kunkov S., Reyes LB., Lichten S., Crain EF. 2008
A randomized controlled trial of point-of-care evidence to improve the antibiotic prescribing practices for otitis media in children. Christakis DA., Zimmerman FJ., Wright JA., Garrison MM., Rivara FP., Davis RL. 2001
A cluster randomized clinical trial to improve prescribing patterns in ambulatory pediatrics. Davis RL., Wright J., Chalmers F., Levenson L., Brown JC., Lozano P., Christakis DA. 2007
A randomised controlled trial of delayed antibiotic prescribing as a strategy for managing uncomplicated respiratory tract infection in primary care. Dowell J., Pitkethly M., Bain J., Martin S. 2001
Immediate vs. delayed treatment of group A beta-hemolytic streptococcal pharyngitis with penicillin V. el-Daher NT., Hijazi SS., Rawashdeh NM., al-Khalil IA., Abu-Ektaish FM., Abdel-Latif DI. 1991
Improving adherence to otitis media guidelines with clinical decision support and physician feedback. Forrest CB., Fiks AG., Bailey LC., Localio R., Grundmeier RW., Richards T., Karavite DJ., Elden L., Alessandrini EA. 2013
Improving antibiotic prescribing in acute respiratory tract infections: cluster randomised trial from Norwegian general practice (prescription peer academic detailing (Rx-PAD) study). Gjelstad S., Høye S., Straand J., Brekke M., Dalen I., Lindbæk M. 2013
Parental knowledge about antibiotic use: results of a cluster-randomized, multicommunity intervention. Huang SS., Rifas-Shiman SL., Kleinman K., Kotch J., Schiff N., Stille CJ., Steingard R., Finkelstein JA. 2007
Effect of point-of-care influenza testing on management of febrile children. Iyer SB., Gerber MA., Pomerantz WJ., Mortensen JE., Ruddy RM. 2006
Training family physicians in shared decision making for the use of antibiotics for acute respiratory infections: a pilot clustered randomized controlled trial. Légaré F., Labrecque M., LeBlanc A., Njoya M., Laurier C., Côté L., Godin G., Thivierge RL., O'Connor A., St-Jacques S. 2011
Training family physicians in shared decision-making to reduce the overuse of antibiotics in acute respiratory infections: a cluster randomized trial. Légaré F., Labrecque M., Cauchon M., Castel J., Turcotte S., Grimshaw J. 2012
Electronic health record feedback to improve antibiotic prescribing for acute respiratory infections. Linder JA., Schnipper JL., Tsurikova R., Yu DT., Volk LA., Melnikas AJ., Palchuk MB., Olsha-Yehiav M., Middleton B. 2010
Open randomised trial of prescribing strategies in managing sore throat. Little P., Williamson I., Warner G., Gould C., Gantley M., Kinmonth AL. 1997
Clinical score and rapid antigen detection test to guide antibiotic use for sore throats: randomised controlled trial of PRISM (primary care streptococcal management). Little P., Hobbs FD., Moore M., Mant D., Williamson I., McNulty C., Cheng YE., Leydon G., McManus R., Kelly J., Barnett J., Glasziou P., Mullee M. 2013
Antibiotic prescription strategies for acute sore throat: a prospective observational cohort study. Little P., Stuart B., Hobbs FD., Butler CC., Hay AD., Delaney B., Campbell J., Broomfield S., Barratt P., Hood K., Everitt H., Mullee M., Williamson I., Mant D., Moore M. 2014
Impact on antibiotic prescription of rapid antigen detection testing in acute pharyngitis in adults: a randomised clinical trial. Llor C., Madurell J., Balagué-Corbella M., Gómez M., Cots JM. 2011
An evaluation of statewide strategies to reduce antibiotic overuse. Mainous AG., Hueston WJ., Love MM., Evans ME., Finger R. 2000
Nonsevere acute otitis media: a clinical trial comparing outcomes of watchful waiting versus immediate antibiotic treatment. McCormick DP., Chonmaitree T., Pittman C., Saeed K., Friedman NR., Uchida T., Baldwin CD. 2005
Effect on antibiotic prescribing of repeated clinical prompts to use a sore throat score: lessons from a failed community intervention study. McIsaac WJ., Goel V., To T., Permaul JA., Low DE. 2002
Nudging guideline-concordant antibiotic prescribing: a randomized clinical trial. Meeker D., Knight TK., Friedberg MW., Linder JA., Goldstein NJ., Fox CR., Rothfeld A., Diaz G., Doctor JN. 2014
Adverse and beneficial effects of immediate treatment of Group A beta-hemolytic streptococcal pharyngitis with penicillin. Pichichero ME., Disney FA., Talpey WB., Green JL., Francis AB., Roghmann KJ., Hoekelman RA. 1987
Accuracy and impact of a point-of-care rapid influenza test in young children with respiratory illnesses. Poehling KA., Zhu Y., Tang YW., Edwards K. 2006
Debiasing effects of education about appropriate antibiotic use on consumers' preferences for physicians. Pontes MC., Pontes NM. -- Not Found --
Acute otitis media--a brief explanation to parents and antibiotic use. Pshetizky Y., Naimer S., Shvartzman P. 2003
Reduction in antibiotic use following a cluster randomized controlled multifaceted intervention: the Israeli judicious antibiotic prescription study. Regev-Yochay G., Raz M., Dagan R., Roizin H., Morag B., Hetman S., Ringel S., Ben-Israel N., Varon M., Somekh E., Rubinstein E. 2011
Minor illness education for parents of young children. Robbins H., Hundley V., Osman LM. 2003
Reducing physician visits for colds through consumer education. Roberts CR., Imrey PB., Turner JD., Hosokawa MC., Alster JM. 1983
Animated video vs pamphlet: comparing the success of educating parents about proper antibiotic use. Schnellinger M., Finkelstein M., Thygeson MV., Vander Velden H., Karpas A., Madhok M. 2010
Effectiveness of an educational intervention in modifying parental attitudes about antibiotic usage in children. Taylor JA., Kwan-Gett TS., McMahon EM. 2003
What is the role of quality circles in strategies to optimise antibiotic prescribing? A pragmatic cluster-randomised controlled trial in primary care. van Driel ML., Coenen S., Dirven K., Lobbestael J., Janssens I., Van Royen P., Haaijer-Ruskamp FM., De Meyere M., De Maeseneer J., Christiaens T. 2007
Changing GPs' antibiotic prescribing: a randomised controlled trial. Wilson EJ., Nasrin D., Dear KB., Douglas RM. 2003
Effect of intervention promoting a reduction in antibiotic prescribing by improvement of diagnostic procedures: a prospective, before and after study in general practice. Bjerrum L., Cots JM., Llor C., Molist N., Munck A. 2006
Evaluation of a drug therapy protocol in an HMO. Bush PJ., Rabin DL., Spector KK. 1979
Introducing a multifaceted intervention to improve the management of otitis media: how do pediatricians, internists, and family physicians respond? Francis DO., Beckman H., Chamberlain J., Partridge G., Greene RA. -- Not Found --
Decreasing antibiotic use in ambulatory practice: impact of a multidimensional intervention on the treatment of uncomplicated acute bronchitis in adults. Gonzales R., Steiner JF., Lum A., Barrett PH. 1999
Impact of a health literacy intervention on pediatric emergency department use. Herman A., Young KD., Espitia D., Fu N., Farshidi A. 2009
Community intervention to promote rational treatment of acute respiratory infection in rural Nepal. Holloway KA., Karkee SB., Tamang A., Gurung YB., Kafle KK., Pradhan R., Reeves BC. 2009
Standardized instructions: do they improve communication of discharge information from the emergency department? Isaacman DJ., Purvis K., Gyuro J., Anderson Y., Smith D. 1992
Effect of two interventions on reducing antibiotic prescription in pharyngitis in primary care. Llor C., Cots JM., González López-Valcárcel B., Alcántara Jde D., García G., Arranz J., Monedero MJ., Ortega J., Pineda V., Guerra G., Gómez M., Hernández S., Paredes J., Cid M., Pérez C. 2011
C-reactive protein testing in patients with acute rhinosinusitis leads to a reduction in antibiotic use. Llor C., Bjerrum L., Arranz J., García G., Cots JM., González López-Valcárcel B., Monedero MJ., Gómez M., Ortega J., Guerra G., Cid M., Paredes J., Pineda V., Pérez C., Alcántara Jde D., Hernández S. 2012
Evaluation of the Do Bugs Need Drugs? program in British Columbia: Can we curb antibiotic prescribing? McKay RM., Vrbova L., Fuertes E., Chong M., David S., Dreher K., Purych D., Blondel-Hill E., Henry B., Marra F., Kendall PR., Patrick DM. 2011
Changes in antibiotic prescribing for children after a community-wide campaign. Perz JF., Craig AS., Coffey CS., Jorgensen DM., Mitchel E., Hall S., Schaffner W., Griffin MR. 2002
Impact of a waiting room videotape message on parent attitudes toward pediatric antibiotic use. Wheeler JG., Fair M., Simpson PM., Rowlands LA., Aitken ME., Jacobs RF. 2001
Biomarkers as point-of-care tests to guide prescription of antibiotics in patients with acute respiratory infections in primary care. Aabenhus R., Jensen JU., Jørgensen KJ., Hróbjartsson A., Bjerrum L. 2014
Rapid viral diagnosis for acute febrile respiratory illness in children in the Emergency Department. Doan Q., Enarson P., Kissoon N., Klassen TP., Johnson DW. 2014
Procalcitonin algorithms for antibiotic therapy decisions: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials and recommendations for clinical algorithms. Schuetz P., Chiappa V., Briel M., Greenwald JL. 2011
Improving parent knowledge about antibiotics: a video intervention. Bauchner H., Osganian S., Smith K., Triant R. 2001
Effectiveness of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommendations for outcomes of acute otitis media. Bauchner H., Marchant CD., Bisbee A., Heeren T., Wang B., McCabe M., Pelton S. 2006
Impact of the rapid diagnosis of influenza on physician decision-making and patient management in the pediatric emergency department: results of a randomized, prospective, controlled trial. Bonner AB., Monroe KW., Talley LI., Klasner AE., Kimberlin DW. 2003
Procalcitonin-guided antibiotic use vs a standard approach for acute respiratory tract infections in primary care. Briel M., Schuetz P., Mueller B., Young J., Schild U., Nusbaumer C., Périat P., Bucher HC., Christ-Crain M. 2008
Procalcitonin guidance and reduction of antibiotic use in acute respiratory tract infection. Burkhardt O., Ewig S., Haagen U., Giersdorf S., Hartmann O., Wegscheider K., Hummers-Pradier E., Welte T. 2010
Point-of-care C-reactive protein testing and antibiotic prescribing for respiratory tract infections: a randomized controlled trial. Cals JW., Schot MJ., de Jong SA., Dinant GJ., Hopstaken RM. -- Not Found --
Antibiotic consumption successfully reduced by a community intervention program. Chazan B., Turjeman RB., Frost Y., Besharat B., Tabenkin H., Stainberg A., Sakran W., Raz R. 2007
Effect of procalcitonin-guided treatment on antibiotic use and outcome in lower respiratory tract infections: cluster-randomised, single-blinded intervention trial. Christ-Crain M., Jaccard-Stolz D., Bingisser R., Gencay MM., Huber PR., Tamm M., Müller B. 2004
Optimizing antibiotic prescribing for acute cough in general practice: a cluster-randomized controlled trial. Coenen S., Van Royen P., Michiels B., Denekens J. 2004
Randomised controlled trial of CRP rapid test as a guide to treatment of respiratory infections in general practice. Diederichsen HZ., Skamling M., Diederichsen A., Grinsted P., Antonsen S., Petersen PH., Munck AP., Kragstrup J. 2000
A randomized controlled trial to change antibiotic prescribing patterns in a community. Doyne EO., Alfaro MP., Siegel RM., Atherton HD., Schoettker PJ., Bernier J., Kotagal UR. 2004
Impact of a 16-community trial to promote judicious antibiotic use in Massachusetts. Finkelstein JA., Huang SS., Kleinman K., Rifas-Shiman SL., Stille CJ., Daniel J., Schiff N., Steingard R., Soumerai SB., Ross-Degnan D., Goldmann D., Platt R. 2008
Effect of using an interactive booklet about childhood respiratory tract infections in primary care consultations on reconsulting and antibiotic prescribing: a cluster randomised controlled trial. Francis NA., Butler CC., Hood K., Simpson S., Wood F., Nuttall J. 2009
Lack of impact of early antibiotic therapy for streptococcal pharyngitis on recurrence rates. Gerber MA., Randolph MF., DeMeo KK., Kaplan EL. 1990
Effect of an outpatient antimicrobial stewardship intervention on broad-spectrum antibiotic prescribing by primary care pediatricians: a randomized trial. Gerber JS., Prasad PA., Fiks AG., Localio AR., Grundmeier RW., Bell LM., Wasserman RC., Keren R., Zaoutis TE. 2013
C-reactive protein testing does not decrease antibiotic use for acute cough illness when compared to a clinical algorithm. Gonzales R., Aagaard EM., Camargo CA., Ma OJ., Plautz M., Maselli JH., McCulloch CE., Levin SK., Metlay JP. 2011
Improvements in antimicrobial prescribing for treatment of upper respiratory tract infections through provider education. Juzych NS., Banerjee M., Essenmacher L., Lerner SA. 2005
Documentation-based clinical decision support to improve antibiotic prescribing for acute respiratory infections in primary care: a cluster randomised controlled trial. Linder JA., Schnipper JL., Tsurikova R., Yu T., Volk LA., Melnikas AJ., Palchuk MB., Olsha-Yehiav M., Middleton B. 2009
Cluster-randomized trial to improve antibiotic use for adults with acute respiratory infections treated in emergency departments. Metlay JP., Camargo CA., MacKenzie T., McCulloch C., Maselli J., Levin SK., Kersey A., Gonzales R. 2007
Theory-based interventions to reduce prescription of antibiotics--a randomized controlled trial in Sweden. Milos V., Jakobsson U., Westerlund T., Melander E., Mölstad S., Midlöv P. 2013
Effect of antibiotic prescribing strategies and an information leaflet on longer-term reconsultation for acute lower respiratory tract infection. Moore M., Little P., Rumsby K., Kelly J., Watson L., Warner G., Fahey T., Williamson I. 2009
The effect of rapid diagnostic testing for influenza on the reduction of antibiotic use in paediatric emergency department. Ozkaya E., Cambaz N., Coşkun Y., Mete F., Geyik M., Samanci N. 2009
Effect of procalcitonin-based guidelines vs standard guidelines on antibiotic use in lower respiratory tract infections: the ProHOSP randomized controlled trial. Schuetz P., Christ-Crain M., Thomann R., Falconnier C., Wolbers M., Widmer I., Neidert S., Fricker T., Blum C., Schild U., Regez K., Schoenenberger R., Henzen C., Bregenzer T., Hoess C., Krause M., Bucher HC., Zimmerli W., Mueller B. 2009
Wait-and-see prescription for the treatment of acute otitis media: a randomized controlled trial. Spiro DM., Tay KY., Arnold DH., Dziura JD., Baker MD., Shapiro ED. 2006
Effectiveness of a parental educational intervention in reducing antibiotic use in children: a randomized controlled trial. Taylor JA., Kwan-Gett TS., McMahon EM. 2005
Randomised controlled trial of effect of Baby Check on use of health services in first 6 months of life. Thomson H., Ross S., Wilson P., McConnachie A., Watson R. 1999
Development and randomized controlled trial of a booklet of advice for parents. Usherwood TP. 1991
Effectiveness of a multiple intervention to reduce antibiotic prescribing for respiratory tract symptoms in primary care: randomised controlled trial. Welschen I., Kuyvenhoven MM., Hoes AW., Verheij TJ. 2004
Health Alliance for prudent antibiotic prescribing in patients with respiratory tract infections (HAPPY AUDIT) -impact of a non-randomised multifaceted intervention programme. Bjerrum L., Munck A., Gahrn-Hansen B., Hansen MP., Jarbol DE., Cordoba G., Llor C., Cots JM., Hernández S., López-Valcárcel BG., Pérez A., Caballero L., von der Heyde W., Radzeviciene R., Jurgutis A., Reutskiy A., Egorova E., Strandberg EL., Ovhed I., Mölstad S., Stichele RV., Benko R., Vlahovic-Palcevski V., Lionis C., Rønning M. 2011
A National Study of the Impact of Rapid Influenza Testing on Clinical Care in the Emergency Department. Blaschke AJ., Shapiro DJ., Pavia AT., Byington CL., Ampofo K., Stockmann C., Hersh AL. 2014
Antibiotic treatment of acute respiratory tract infections in the elderly: effect of a multidimensional educational intervention. Gonzales R., Sauaia A., Corbett KK., Maselli JH., Erbacher K., Leeman-Castillo BA., Darr CA., Houck PM. 2004
Optimizing antibiotic prescribing for acute respiratory tract infections in an urban urgent care clinic. Harris RH., MacKenzie TD., Leeman-Castillo B., Corbett KK., Batal HA., Maselli JH., Gonzales R. 2003
Use of an electronic health record clinical decision support tool to improve antibiotic prescribing for acute respiratory infections: the ABX-TRIP study. Litvin CB., Ornstein SM., Wessell AM., Nemeth LS., Nietert PJ. 2013
Effectiveness of two types of intervention on antibiotic prescribing in respiratory tract infections in Primary Care in Spain. Happy Audit Study. Llor C., Cots JM., Hernández S., Ortega J., Arranz J., Monedero MJ., Alcántara Jde D., Pérez C., García G., Gómez M., Guerra G., Cid M., Cigüenza ML., Pineda V., Paredes J., Burgazzoli JL., Munck A., Cordoba-Currea G., Bjerrum L. 2014
Impact of a clinical decision support system on antibiotic prescribing for acute respiratory infections in primary care: quasi-experimental trial. Mainous AG., Lambourne CA., Nietert PJ. -- Not Found --
Changing parents' opinions regarding antibiotic use in primary care. Maor Y., Raz M., Rubinstein E., Derazne E., Ringel S., Roizin H., Rahav G., Regev-Yochay G. 2011
Effect of educational intervention on antibiotic prescription practices for upper respiratory infections in children: a multicentre study. Razon Y., Ashkenazi S., Cohen A., Hering E., Amzel S., Babilsky H., Bahir A., Gazala E., Levy I. 2005
Intervention with educational outreach at large scale to reduce antibiotics for respiratory tract infections: a controlled before and after study. Smeets HM., Kuyvenhoven MM., Akkerman AE., Welschen I., Schouten GP., van Essen GA., Verheij TJ. 2009
Influence of self-registration on audit participants and their non-participating colleagues. A retrospective study of medical records concerning prescription patterns. Strandberg EL., Ovhed I., Troein M., Håkansson A. 2005
Delayed antibiotics for respiratory infections. Spurling GK., Del Mar CB., Dooley L., Foxlee R., Farley R. 2013
Do delayed prescriptions reduce the use of antibiotics for the common cold? A single-blind controlled trial. Arroll B., Kenealy T., Kerse N. 2002
Procalcitonin guidance to reduce antibiotic treatment of lower respiratory tract infection in children and adolescents (ProPAED): a randomized controlled trial. Baer G., Baumann P., Buettcher M., Heininger U., Berthet G., Schäfer J., Bucher HC., Trachsel D., Schneider J., Gambon M., Reppucci D., Bonhoeffer JM., Stähelin-Massik J., Schuetz P., Mueller B., Szinnai G., Schaad UB., Bonhoeffer J. 2013
Improving referrals for glue ear from primary care: are multiple interventions better than one alone? Bennett K., Haggard M., Churchill R., Wood S. 2001
Impact of a computerized template on antibiotic prescribing for acute respiratory infections in children and adolescents. Bourgeois FC., Linder J., Johnson SA., Co JP., Fiskio J., Ferris TG. 2010
Effect of point of care testing for C reactive protein and training in communication skills on antibiotic use in lower respiratory tract infections: cluster randomised trial. Cals JW., Butler CC., Hopstaken RM., Hood K., Dinant GJ. 2009
Impact of a child care educational intervention on parent knowledge about appropriate antibiotic use. Croft DR., Knobloch MJ., Chyou PH., Ellen DV., Janette C., Davis JP., Besser RE., Belongia EA. 2007
A randomized, controlled trial of the impact of early and rapid diagnosis of viral infections in children brought to an emergency department with febrile respiratory tract illnesses. Doan QH., Kissoon N., Dobson S., Whitehouse S., Cochrane D., Schmidt B., Thomas E. 2009
Reducing antibiotic use in children: a randomized trial in 12 practices. Finkelstein JA., Davis RL., Dowell SF., Metlay JP., Soumerai SB., Rifas-Shiman SL., Higham M., Miller Z., Miroshnik I., Pedan A., Platt R. 2001
A cluster randomized trial of decision support strategies for reducing antibiotic use in acute bronchitis. Gonzales R., Anderer T., McCulloch CE., Maselli JH., Bloom FJ., Graf TR., Stahl M., Yefko M., Molecavage J., Metlay JP. 2013
Pragmatic randomised controlled trial of two prescribing strategies for childhood acute otitis media. Little P., Gould C., Williamson I., Moore M., Warner G., Dunleavey J. 2001
Effects of internet-based training on antibiotic prescribing rates for acute respiratory-tract infections: a multinational, cluster, randomised, factorial, controlled trial. Little P., Stuart B., Francis N., Douglas E., Tonkin-Crine S., Anthierens S., Cals JW., Melbye H., Santer M., Moore M., Coenen S., Butler C., Hood K., Kelly M., Godycki-Cwirko M., Mierzecki A., Torres A., Llor C., Davies M., Mullee M., O'Reilly G., van der Velden A., Geraghty AW., Goossens H., Verheij T., Yardley L. 2013
Reducing antibiotic use for acute bronchitis in primary care: blinded, randomised controlled trial of patient information leaflet. Macfarlane J., Holmes W., Gard P., Thornhill D., Macfarlane R., Hubbard R. 2002
Improving pediatricians' compliance-enhancing practices. A randomized trial. Maiman LA., Becker MH., Liptak GS., Nazarian LF., Rounds KA. 1988
Evaluation of a rapid antigen detection test in the diagnosis of streptococcal pharyngitis in children and its impact on antibiotic prescription. Maltezou HC., Tsagris V., Antoniadou A., Galani L., Douros C., Katsarolis I., Maragos A., Raftopoulos V., Biskini P., Kanellakopoulou K., Fretzayas A., Papadimitriou T., Nicolaidou P., Giamarellou H. 2008
Computerized algorithms and pediatricians' management of common problems in a community clinic. Margolis CZ., Warshawsky SS., Goldman L., Dagan O., Wirtschafter D., Pliskin JS. 1992
Efficacy of an evidence-based clinical decision support in primary care practices: a randomized clinical trial. McGinn TG., McCullagh L., Kannry J., Knaus M., Sofianou A., Wisnivesky JP., Mann DM. 2013
Clinical decision support and appropriateness of antimicrobial prescribing: a randomized trial. Samore MH., Bateman K., Alder SC., Hannah E., Donnelly S., Stoddard GJ., Haddadin B., Rubin MA., Williamson J., Stults B., Rupper R., Stevenson K. 2005
Mailed prescriber feedback in addition to a clinical guideline has no impact: a randomised, controlled trial. Søndergaard J., Andersen M., Støvring H., Kragstrup J. 2003
A randomized clinical trial to assess the effects of tympanometry on the diagnosis and treatment of acute otitis media. Spiro DM., King WD., Arnold DH., Johnston C., Baldwin S. 2004
Antibiotic selection patterns in acutely febrile new outpatients with or without immediate testing for C reactive protein and leucocyte count. Takemura Y., Ebisawa K., Kakoi H., Saitoh H., Kure H., Ishida H., Kure M. 2005
Diagnosing streptococcal sore throat in adults: randomized controlled trial of in-office aids. Worrall G., Hutchinson J., Sherman G., Griffiths J. 2007
Postdated versus usual delayed antibiotic prescriptions in primary care: Reduction in antibiotic use for acute respiratory infections? Worrall G., Kettle A., Graham W., Hutchinson J. 2010
Educational posters to reduce antibiotic use. Ashe D., Patrick PA., Stempel MM., Shi Q., Brand DA. -- Not Found --
C-reactive protein measurement in general practice may lead to lower antibiotic prescribing for sinusitis. Bjerrum L., Gahrn-Hansen B., Munck AP. 2004
Effect of standard treatment guidelines with or without prescription audit on prescribing for acute respiratory tract infection (ARI) and diarrhoea in some thana health complexes (THCs) of Bangladesh. Chowdhury AK., Khan OF., Matin MA., Begum K., Galib MA. 2007
"Get smart Colorado": impact of a mass media campaign to improve community antibiotic use. Gonzales R., Corbett KK., Wong S., Glazner JE., Deas A., Leeman-Castillo B., Maselli JH., Sebert-Kuhlmann A., Wigton RS., Flores E., Kafadar K. 2008
Can a nationwide media campaign affect antibiotic use? Hemo B., Shamir-Shtein NH., Silverman BG., Tsamir J., Heymann AD., Tsehori S., Friedman NL. 2009
The English antibiotic awareness campaigns: did they change the public's knowledge of and attitudes to antibiotic use? McNulty CA., Nichols T., Boyle PJ., Woodhead M., Davey P. 2010
A sustainable strategy to prevent misuse of antibiotics for acute respiratory infections. Rattinger GB., Mullins CD., Zuckerman IH., Onukwugha E., Walker LD., Gundlapalli A., Samore M., Delisle S. 2012
A multifaceted education intervention for improving family physicians' case management. Reyes-Morales H., Flores-Hernández S., Tomé-Sandoval P., Pérez-Cuevas R. 2009
A multifaceted intervention to improve antimicrobial prescribing for upper respiratory tract infections in a small rural community. Rubin MA., Bateman K., Alder S., Donnelly S., Stoddard GJ., Samore MH. 2005
A safety-net antibiotic prescription for otitis media: the effects of a PBRN study on patients and practitioners. Siegel RM., Bien J., Lichtenstein P., Davis J., Khoury JC., Knight JE., Kiely M., Bernier J. 2006
Educational intervention for parents and healthcare providers leads to reduced antibiotic use in acute otitis media. Småbrekke L., Berild D., Giaever A., Myrbakk T., Fuskevåg A., Ericson JU., Flaegstad T., Olsvik O., Ringertz SH. 2002
The effect of a community intervention trial on parental knowledge and awareness of antibiotic resistance and appropriate antibiotic use in children. Trepka MJ., Belongia EA., Chyou PH., Davis JP., Schwartz B. 2001
Effectiveness of interventions in reducing antibiotic use for upper respiratory infections in ambulatory care practices. Vinnard C., Linkin DR., Localio AR., Leonard CE., Teal VL., Fishman NO., Hennessy S. 2013
Impact of a multipronged education strategy on antibiotic prescribing in Quebec, Canada. Weiss K., Blais R., Fortin A., Lantin S., Gaudet M. 2011
Evaluation of a national programme to reduce inappropriate use of antibiotics for upper respiratory tract infections: effects on consumer awareness, beliefs, attitudes and behaviour in Australia. Wutzke SE., Artist MA., Kehoe LA., Fletcher M., Mackson JM., Weekes LM. 2007
Delayed antibiotic prescribing strategies for respiratory tract infections in primary care: pragmatic, factorial, randomised controlled trial. Little P., Moore M., Kelly J., Williamson I., Leydon G., McDermott L., Mullee M., Stuart B. 2014
Association between point-of-care CRP testing and antibiotic prescribing in respiratory tract infections: a systematic review and meta-analysis of primary care studies. Huang Y., Chen R., Wu T., Wei X., Guo A. 2013
Reducing Parental Demand for Antibiotics by Promoting Communication Skills Alder SC., Trunnell EP., White Jr GL., Lyon JL., Reading JP., Samore MH., Magill MK. 2005
Medico-economic evaluation of an educational intervention to optimize children uncomplicated nasopharyngitis treatment in ambulatory care. Cohen R., Allaert FA., Callens A., Menn S., Urbinelli R., Roden A. 2000
Realities of Practice: Development and Implementation of Clinical Practice Guidelines for Acute Respiratory Infections in Young Children (PhD Thesis) Wilson EJ. 2002




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