Outpatient Healthcare Professionals

Recommendations for appropriate antibiotic prescribing, including clinical practice guidelines, have been developed to improve outpatient treatment of common infections in children and adults. CDC has developed materials that outpatient healthcare professionals can use to educate their patients about when antibiotics treatment is appropriate.

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  • Materials to Use with Your Patients

    Use these materials (fact sheets, posters) and other tools (podcasts, social media messages, graphics) to spread the word about using antibiotics wisely...