Table 2

Infections treated with antibiotics according to patients’ age
Age group <5 5-14 15-64 > = 65 Total
Diagnosis N(%) N(%) N(%) N(%) N(%)
Pharyngitis 103 (39,0) 112 (41,9) 280 (28,4) 16 (8,2) 511 (29,8)
Acute bronchitis 112 (42,4) 65 (24,3) 216 (21,9) 40 (20,4) 433 (25,3)
Rhinosinusitis 27 (10,2) 33 (12,4) 107 (10,9) 7 (3,6) 174 (10,2)
Pneumonia 9 (3,4) 17 (6,4) 83 (8,4) 25 (12,8) 134 (7,8)
Uncomplicated UTI 4 (1,5) 6 (2,2) 79 (8,0) 31 (15,9) 120 (7,0)
Complicated UTI 2 (0,8) 5 (1,9) 40 (4,1) 24 (12,3) 71 (4,1)
Skin and soft tissues infection 2 (0,8) 8 (3,0) 47 (4,8) 13 (6,7) 70 (4,1)
Chronic bronchitis 1 (0,4) 0 36 (3,7) 20 (10,3) 57 (3,3)
Other 4 (1,5) 21 (7,9) 97 (9,8) 19 (9,7) 142 (8,2)
Total 264 (100) 267 (100) 986 (100) 196 (100) 1713 (100)

Dumpis et al.

Dumpis et al. BMC Family Practice 2013 14:9   doi:10.1186/1471-2296-14-9

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