TITLE

Antibiotics of limited use for most people with sore throats

PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
New Zealand Doctor;3/12/2008, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the prescribing of antibiotics for patients with sore throats. Compared to placebo, antibiotics offer relative benefits in the treatment of sore throats. However, antibiotics also have a number of adverse effects. In modern western society, antibiotics are used to protect individuals with sore throats against complications.
ACCESSION #
33404925

 

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