Public health: CSAPH reports
Download PDFs of reports on this topic for the Council on Science and Public Health (CSAPH) presented during the AMA Interim and Annual Meetings.
Top news stories from AMA Morning Rounds®: Week of Aug. 30, 2021
in the news: Delta hospitalizations for unvaccinated, new HHS office, childhood obesity in the pandemic, Texas law SB8, drug-resistant infections rose in pandemic.
4 ways to cut inappropriate antibiotic prescribing
Most hospitals have antibiotic stewardship programs. Learn more with the AMA about what physicians, hospitals can to do improve antibiotic prescribing.
Physicians: Antibiotic resistance is a problem, but not in my office
Outpatient antibiotic stewardship is needed to improve prescribing and address the threat of antibiotic resistance. How do physicians feel about the issue?
Health care experts on infectious disease
Infectious Diseases Society of America Education on AMA Ed Hub™ provides lifelong learning for health care professionals interested in infectious diseases updates developed by experts.
AMA, Pew research shows barriers to combating antibiotic resistance
Research highlights the need for improved antibiotic stewardship in outpatient settings to combat antibiotic resistance.
4 ways to address penicillin allergies to fight antibiotic resistance
A commonly encountered self-reported allergy drives unnecessary use of medication alternatives and contributes to antibiotic resistance.
New decade, new you: Encourage patients to follow these 10 health tips
Help patients kick the 2020s off to a roaring, healthy start with this timely advice from the AMA.
3 ways to slow spread of deadly antibiotic-resistant infections
Antibiotic-resistant infections kill 35,000-plus Americans annually. Learn what physicians and other health professionals should be doing.