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Table 2 Top 30 author keywords in the retrieved papers on irrational use of antimicrobials

From: Global research publications on irrational use of antimicrobials: call for more research to contain antimicrobial resistance

Author keyword Number of occurrences Author keyword Number of occurrences
antibiotics 156 community pharmacy 11
self-medication 65 Saudi Arabia 10
antibiotic resistance 39 antimicrobial stewardship 9
antibiotic 36 misuse 9
resistance 27 rational use 9
antimicrobial resistance 26 antibiotic overuse 8
antibiotic use 20 China 8
anti-bacterial agents 15 pharmacy 8
knowledge 15 rational use of antibiotics 8
children 14 attitude 7
drug resistance 14 guidelines 7
antibiotic stewardship 13 hospital 7
prescription 13 infection 7
bacterial resistance 12 practice 7
antibiotic misuse 11 public health 7