Skip to main content

Sign up to engage with behavioral insights professionals around the world!

Welcome to the BIG community

Post, share, and learn with experts around the world.

Sergio liked 4 months ago
Discussion
Anna Tirion
Psychology student / research assistant

'Nudge vs Superbugs: Using behavioural economics to reduce the overprescribing of antibiotics'.

This came out in 2018, but I wanted to bring attention to it and start a discussion since I know there is at least one person in this group working on the behavioural challenge of medical professionals overprescribing antibiotics.

Just for some background: the overprescription of antibiotics when not strictly necessary increases the risk of antimicrobial resistance, which means that more serious microbial infections might be more resistant to antibiotics in future. Infections that used to be deadly until the invention of antibiotics may become more dangerous again because they have ‘trained’ themselves against the treatment.

The Behavioural Economics Team... (More)

Popular Topics

Helpful Blogs

16followers
Discussion

Ways Mobile Direct Marketing Italy WhatsApp Number List

Uncommon valuing area to your E-Zine urges Italy WhatsApp Number List repurchasing clients to come for a unique arrangement. You send them a coupon in their email, to be printed off - or not, and they carry their coupon to your business to Italy WhatsApp Number List get an incredible cost on administrations you sell. You'd think they won the lottery with the speed some of them return to get their 10% rebate! Invitations to Events Regardless of Italy WhatsApp Number List whether you partake in regular customer programs, extraordinary yearly occasions and occasions, or just haphazardly hold a book... (More)

Katarzyna replied 2 months ago