- Antibiotic prescribing for Canadian preschool children: evidence of overprescribing for viral respiratory infectionsE E Wang
Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Clin Infect Dis 29:155-60. 1999..The estimated Canadian-dollar cost of overprescribing was $423,693, or 49% of the total cost of antibiotics ($859,893) used in this group. This population-based study confirms antibiotic overprescribing in Canada...