Key clinical point: A 3-day course of azithromycin for children hospitalized with asthma does not shorten length of stay or bring other benefits.
Major finding: LOS was 1.86 days in the placebo arm, and 1.69 days in the azithromycin group (P = .23).
Study details: Randomized, placebo-controlled trial of 159 children.
Disclosures: There was no external funding, and the senior investigator had no disclosures.
REPORTING FROM PHM 2019