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Viruses account for 61.4% of cases in young kids, with RSV the most common viral cause and the leading cause of severe pneumonia.
Fully 67.8% of patients received antibiotics for longer than recommended.
The drug, which was FDA-approved last month, went toe to toe with moxifloxacin.
Recognizing new research and more emphasis on antibiotic stewardship, experts say change was needed.
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