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Table 2 Description of the Primary Health Care Centres with low and high antibiotic prescribing during 2013

From: Interacting factors associated with Low antibiotic prescribing for respiratory tract infections in primary health care – a mixed methods study in Sweden

  Low antibiotic prescription PHCC High antibiotic prescription PHCC
Mean number of GPs (range) 6.4 (4.3–8) 4.4 (2.75–6)
Mean number of nurses (range) 8.6 (5.4–11) 9 (4–16.5)
Mean number of listed patients 31 December 2013 11,400 (7300–14,900) 6900 (3800–8800)
Mean number of telephone instructions/1000 listed patients 3.9 3.1
Mean number of visits/1000 listed patients 1.2 1.5
Mean number of visits/GP 2090 2364
Mean number of listed patients/GP 1765 1568