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Table 5 Consultations and antibiotic prescriptions per 1000 patient years (PY) for RTIs in 2008, 2010 and 2013, for different age groups

From: Reduction in antibiotic prescribing for respiratory tract infections in Swedish primary care- a retrospective study of electronic patient records

  2008 2010 2013
Age-Group (years) Consultations per 1000 PY Antibiotic prescription per 1000 PY Consultations per 1000 PY Antibiotic prescription per 1000 PY Consultations per 1000 PY Antibiotic prescription per 1000 PY
0–6 712 297 703 254 467 136
7–18 247 109 251 91 171 62
19–64 204 84 200 67 181 47
65- 206 68 228 57 280 48
Total 251 102 254 84 229 56