Knowledge, attitudes, and reported practices among obstetrician-gynecologists in the USA regarding antibiotic prescribing for upper respiratory tract infections.

@article{Chamany2005KnowledgeAA,
  title={Knowledge, attitudes, and reported practices among obstetrician-gynecologists in the USA regarding antibiotic prescribing for upper respiratory tract infections.},
  author={Shadi Chamany and Jay Schulkin and Charles E. Rose and Laura Elizabeth Riley and Richard E. Besser},
  journal={Infectious Diseases in Obstetrics and Gynecology},
  year={2005},
  volume={13},
  pages={17 - 24}
}
BACKGROUND Knowledge, attitudes, and practices regarding antibiotic prescribing for upper respiratory tract infections (URIs) have not been well described among obstetrician-gynecologists (OB/GYNs). This information is useful for determining whether an OB/GYN-specific program promoting appropriate antibiotic use would significantly contribute to the efforts to decrease inappropriate antibiotic use among primary care providers. METHODS An anonymous questionnaire asking about the treatment of… CONTINUE READING

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