Antibiotic prescription in children between 2 and 17 years: a comparison between pediatrists and general practitioners

Sascha Abbas, Peter Ihle, Lothar Heymans & Ingrid Schubert
Background and aim: Antibiotics are widely used for the treatment of infections in children and the best choice when treating acute bacterial infections. However, due to emerging resistance of bacteria against certain antibiotics a careful consideration of prescription is necessary, in particular, when[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]