Factors associated with use of antibiotics for acute respiratory infections
Learning Areas:Administration, management, leadership
Other professions or practice related to public health
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Protection of the public in relation to communicable diseases including prevention or control
Public health or related research
Describe the problem of antibiotic resistance and the relationship between antibiotic use and resistance. Discuss patterns in antibiotic prescribing and the provider and patient beliefs contributing to antibiotic misuse.
Keyword(s): Antibiotic Resistance, Community Health Programs
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: Engaged in Get Smart Know when Antibiotics Work Program at Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Serves as a CDC liaison for state-based partners involved in implementation and evaluation of Get Smart activities.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.