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Prevalence of Inappropriate Antibiotic Prescriptions Among US Ambulatory Care Visits, 2010-2011

Fleming-Dutra KE, Hersh AL, Shapiro DJ, et al. JAMA. 2016;315:1864-1873
      Due to increasing rates of antibiotic-resistant infections and adverse events, in March 2015 the White House released a National Action Plan for Combating Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria by reducing inappropriate antibiotic use in the outpatient setting. The rate of inappropriate antibiotic use that is amenable to reduction is unknown.
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