Old Habits Die Hard Reining in Antibiotic Use  Morgan Katz MD MHS
Antibiotic resistance is a public health crisis fueled by widespread misuse of antibiotics. The majority of this misuse occurs in nursing homes, where over 50% of suspected infections treated with antibiotics do not actually require them. Morgan Katz will discuss an ongoing national behavior-based intervention targeting prescriber and patient beliefs about antibiotic prescriptions. #JHMBootCamp View more from the 2018 Science Writers' Boot Camp at: https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/institute_basic_biomedical_sciences/news_events/2018_The_Price_We_Pay.html