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Summary of NICE cough (acute): antimicrobial prescribing guideline [NG120]

Posted on: 23 Apr 2019

This 2-page guideline summary sets out antimicrobial prescribing strategy for acute cough associated with an upper respiratory tract infection or acute bronchitis in adults, young people and children.

It aims to optimise antibiotic use and reduce antibiotic resistance. The full guidance document can be viewed here.

Please note that PCRS has not been involved in the development of this resource and does not necessarily support its content.

Summary of NICE cough (acute): antimicrobial prescribing guideline [NG120]

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