Figure 8. Population-level effect of studies targeting the antibiotic treatment decision.

Figure 8. Population-level effect of studies targeting the antibiotic treatment decision

Figure 8 Legend

Effect size of each study (N=22) that supplied sufficient information for analysis. Percentages show the net change in percentage of patients prescribed a recommended antibiotic, calculated as: Net Δ in prescribing = (Post-intervention prescribing rate - Pre-intervention prescribing rate) intervention group - (Post-intervention prescribing rate - Pre-intervention prescribing rate) control group .

From: 3, Results

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Closing the Quality Gap: A Critical Analysis of Quality Improvement Strategies (Vol. 4: Antibiotic Prescribing Behavior).
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Ranji SR, Steinman MA, Shojania KG, et al.

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