Leave the Antibiotics on the Shelf for Kids with Lower Respiratory Tract Infections - Frankly Speaking EP 298
Guest: Jillian Joseph, MSPAS, PA-C
Music Credit: Richard Onorato
Lower respiratory tract infections are a common presentation in children, and many of those children receive antibiotic prescriptions. Join us for this episode to review evidence that supports avoiding such treatment unless pneumonia or other bacterial infections are suspected.
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Professor, Family Medicine and Community Health,
University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA
Assistant Professor, Department of PA Studies, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy, Boston, MA
Clinical Instructor, Department of Family Medicine & Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA
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Frank J. Domino, MD
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Jillian Joseph, MPAS, PA-C
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