Changing parents’ opinions regarding antibiotic use in primary care

  title={Changing parents’ opinions regarding antibiotic use in primary care},
  author={Yasmin Maor and M. Raz and Ethan Rubinstein and Estella Derazne and Sigal Ringel and Hector Roizin and Galia Rahav and Gili Regev-Yochay},
  journal={European Journal of Pediatrics},
Parents’ wish for antibiotics is a significant determinant of antibiotic prescription for their children. The objective of the study was to assess the effect of an educational intervention on parents’ attitudes towards antibiotic use. Parents accompanying their children to primary pediatric clinics of Jerusalem–Hashfela District of Maccabi Healthcare Services responded to a survey regarding their wish for antibiotic treatment. Two groups of parents were surveyed: A (control) in a pre… CONTINUE READING

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