Improving Outpatient Antibiotic Use: The Role of Pediatricians

Pediatricians are extremely important in the fight against antibiotic overuse. Young children in particular have the highest rate of antibiotic prescriptions each year in the United States. On average, young children receive at least one antibiotic prescription each year. Ear infections are the single leading diagnosed, the single leading reason why antibiotics are prescribed for children. But diagnosing […]