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Appropriate Use of Antibiotics Training

Appropriate Use of Antibiotics for Upper Respiratory Tract Infections

Target Audience: Primary care providers including physicians, physician assistants, nurses, and nurse practitioners.

Disclosure List:

  • Ann Thomas, MD, MPH - Oregon Health Authority - has nothing to disclose
  • Alyssa McClean, MPH - Oregon Health Authority - has nothing to disclose
  • Pat Kenney-Moore, EdD, PA-C - Oregon Health and Science University - has nothing to disclose

Learning Objectives:

After completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Describe key areas to improve antibiotic prescribing in Oregon.
  • Discuss the pathogens associated with upper respiratory tract infections and resistance trends.
  • Understand how to use antibiotics only when necessary for upper respiratory tract infections.

Estimated Time: 45 minutes

Interactive Course

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Upon completion of the training, please send an email to to receive credit.

Supplemental Materials for Further Study

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