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Regional variation in antibiotic prescribing among medicare part D enrollees, 2013

BMC Infectious DiseasesBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201616:744

Received: 9 August 2016

Accepted: 3 December 2016

Published: 9 December 2016

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9 Aug 2016 Submitted Original manuscript
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Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
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Resubmission - Version 3
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3 Dec 2016 Editorially accepted
9 Dec 2016 Article published 10.1186/s12879-016-2091-0

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Authors’ Affiliations

College of Pharmacy, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, USA
Pharmacotherapy Education and Research Center, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, USA
Division of Pharmacy, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, USA
Center for Antimicrobial Resistance and Microbial Genomics, UTHealth McGovern Medical School, Houston, USA