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Flat-of-curve medicine

Indicate at which point flat-of-the curve medicine is experienced in the following example ( imagine that antibiotics have been prescribed for a given population of 1,000 elderly person.):

NUMBER OF PRESCRIPTIONS HOSPITALIZATIONS FOR COMMUNITY
ACQUIRED PNEUMONIA
0 60
100 50

200 40
300 32
400 28
500 28

Solution Summary

Flat-of-curve medicine is clearly depicted here.

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