Vincenza Snow, MD; Christel Mottur-Pilson, PhD; Ralph Gonzales, MD, MSPH; for the American College of Physicians–American Society of Internal Medicine*
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Snow V, Mottur-Pilson C, Gonzales R, for the American College of Physicians–American Society of Internal Medicine*. Principles of Appropriate Antibiotic Use for Treatment of Nonspecific Upper Respiratory Tract Infections in Adults. Ann Intern Med. ;134:487–489. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-134-6-200103200-00014
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