Upper respiratory tract infection
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Upper respiratory tract infections are very common, and include conditions such as the common cold, tonsillitis.
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- ↑ Coenen S, Goossens H. Antibiotics for respiratory tract infections in primary care. BMJ 2007:bmj.39357.571343.80 (also available at BMA website - subscription may be required]
- ↑ Petersen I, Johnson AM, Islam A, Duckworth G, Livermore DM, Hayward AC. Protective effect of antibiotics against serious complications of common respiratory tract infections: retrospective cohort study with the UK General Practice Research Database. BMJ 2007:bmj.39345.405243.BE (or abstract at BMJ website)
- ↑ Cosby JL, Francis N, Butler CC. The role of evidence in the decline of antibiotic use for common respiratory infections in primary care. The Lancet Infectious Diseases 2007;7(11):749-756