Acute bronchitis

Known as: BRONCHITIS ACUTE, BRONCHITIS, ACUTE, Tracheobronchitis, acute 
Acute inflammation and edema of the larger bronchi caused by viruses or bacteria. Signs and symptoms include cough, sputum production, shortness of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
CLINICAL QUESTION Are antibiotics associated with improved outcomes in patients with acute bronchitis? BOTTOM LINE Prescribing… (More)
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
Antibiotic Prescribing for Adults With Acute Bronchitis in the United States, 1996-2010 Acute bronchitis is a cough-predominant… (More)
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND National quality indicators show little change in the overuse of antibiotics for uncomplicated acute bronchitis. We… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
CONTEXT In previous smaller trials, a procalcitonin (PCT) algorithm reduced antibiotic use in patients with lower respiratory… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Lower respiratory tract infections are often treated with antibiotics without evidence of clinically relevant… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVE To assess whether sharing the uncertainty of the value of antibiotics for acute bronchitis in the form of written and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The following principles of appropriate antibiotic use for adults with acute bronchitis apply to immunocompetent adults without… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
CONTEXT The emergence and spread of antibiotic-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae in US communities is due, in part, to the… (More)
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1999
1999
PURPOSE Most patients with acute bronchitis who seek medical care are treated with antibiotics, although the effectiveness of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
To evaluate the role of corticosteroids as treatment for acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, we… (More)
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