TABLE 2

Clinical Examples of Hierarchical Rules for Attributing Prescribing and Determining First-Line Antimicrobial Prescribing for Visits With Multiple Simultaneous ARTI

Simultaneous ConditionsAttribute Prescribing To:First-Line Prescriptions
URI + AOM + sinusitisSinusitisAmoxicillin or amoxicillin/clavulanate
URI + AOM + pharyngitisAOMAmoxicillin
URI + bronchitis + pharyngitisPharyngitisPenicillin or amoxicillin
URI + bronchitisURINo antibiotics