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Campaign credited with fall in antibiotic prescribing

The number of prescriptions for antibiotics made by GPs and others in primary care fell by nearly 8% last year, following a national campaign to reduce avoidable prescribing.

Antimicrobial resistance caused in part by over-prescribing is widely seen as a looming global threat to public health. More.....