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How GPs have successfully tackled antibiotic overuse

Pulse analyses prescribing data

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  • GPs using complementary medicine including homeopathy have reduced antibiotic prescribing by 22%.
    http://blogs.bmj.com/bmjopen/2018/03/19/surgeries-employing-gps-with-additional-training-in-complementary-medicine-appear-less-likely-to-prescribe-antibiotics/

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  • And this wonderful achievement by GPs is DESPITE the perverse actions of hospital doctors and nurses to encourage inappropriate demand for antibiotics from the general public, increasing use in pet medicine, the media, and abysmal antibiotic policies in other countries encouraging resistance hand over fist.
    WELL DONE GPS, and boo to everyone else!

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