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Occasional use of antibiotics is more closely linked to resistance than repeated use

Short-term win, long-term loss? Image: REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Karen Feldscher

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 The distribution of antibiotic use within individuals.
The distribution of antibiotic use within individuals: Bars indicate the proportion of members in the MarketScan data with different numbers of prescription fills in 2011 for each of the drug groups Image: eLife Sciences

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