- •Less antibiotic guideline compliance seen in the community versus academic setting.
- •Antibiotics given frequently for pharyngitis without positive test results.
- •Sinusitis and otitis media are overdiagnosed, and azithromycin overused.
- •Errors in antibiotic choice, dose, frequency, and duration frequently seen.
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