volume 99, issue 6, Pe6-e6 1997
DOI: 10.1542/peds.99.6.e6
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D. A. Palmer, H. Bauchner

Abstract: ABSTRACT. Objective. To describe parents' opinions and concerns about antibiotics and to contrast these opinions with those of pediatricians.Design. Parents were surveyed using an intervieweradministered questionnaire and pediatricians were mailed a self-administered questionnaire.Results. Parents from two private practices (N ‫؍‬ 300) were largely white (84%) and had completed college (81%). The parents from a community health center (N ‫؍‬ 100) were mostly black (80%) and had not completed college (91%). Tw…

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