Mailed prescriber feedback in addition to a clinical guideline has no impact: a randomised, controlled trial.

@article{Sndergaard2003MailedPF,
  title={Mailed prescriber feedback in addition to a clinical guideline has no impact: a randomised, controlled trial.},
  author={Jens S\ondergaard and Morten Packert Andersen and Henrik St\ovring and Jakob Kragstrup},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of primary health care},
  year={2003},
  volume={21 1},
  pages={47-51}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the impact of feedback on the prescribing of antibiotics supplementary to clinical guidelines in the treatment of respiratory tract infections. DESIGN Randomised, controlled trial with GPs allocated to one of two groups. The first group received clinical guidelines on the treatment of respiratory tract infections plus postal feedback with aggregated data on their prescribing patterns for antibiotics. The second group served as controls for the first group and received… CONTINUE READING