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Is It Strep Throat? | CDC Features

features  CDC  strep  throat  streptococcus  antibiotic  culture  CDC Features  Diseases and Conditions  ear infection  Group A strep  strep throat  rheumatic fever  throat swab  strep test  rapid strep test 

Strep throat is a common type of sore throat in children, but it's not very common in adults. Healthcare professionals can do a quick test to determine if a sore throat is strep throat and decide if antibitoics are needed. Proper treatment can help you feel better faster and prevent spreading it to others!

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Vital Signs: Improving Antibiotic Use Among Hospitalized Patients

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Scott Fridkin, MD1, James Baggs, PhD1, Ryan Fagan, MD1, Shelley Magill, MD, PhD1, Lori A. Pollack, MD1, Paul Malpiedi, MPH1, Rachel Slayton, PhD1, Karim Khader, PhD2 Michael A. Rubin, MD, PhD2, Makoto Jones, MD1, Matthew H.

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Vital Signs: Improving Antibiotic Use Among HospitalizedPatients

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On March 4, 2014, this report was posted as an MMWR Early Release on the MMWR website (http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr).

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Mission Critical: Preventing Antibiotic Resistance | CDC Features

features  CDC  antibiotics  resistance  antibiotic  mission  antibiotic resistance  CDC Features  Get Smart 

Can you imagine a day when antibiotics don’t work anymore? It’s concerning to think that the antibiotics that we depend upon for everything from skin and ear infections to life-threatening bloodstream infections could no longer work. Unfortunately, the threat of untreatable infections is very real.

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New Study Shows Clinicians Under-Prescribing Flu Antiviral Drugs and Possibly Overprescribing Antibiotics

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CDC study examines clinician prescribing practices for flu antiviral drugs and antibiotics - CDC

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