Irrational use of antimicrobials is a serious issue worldwide, especially in China. Additional interventions need to be developed and a health systems approach is urgently needed.
This policy brief provides recommendations to tackle over-prescribing of antivirals for childhood upper respiratory tract infections.
This research is funded under the Department for International Development’s COMDIS-HSD Programme which is led by the University of Leeds
COMDIS-HSD (2017) Improving rational use of antibiotics in childhood upper respiratory tract infections in rural China. COMDIS-HSD Policy Brief. Leeds: COMDIS-HSD