Acute Sore Throat ( including tonsillitis ) - Management of Infection Guidance for Primary Care

Publication: 30/09/2010  
Last review: 05/09/2018  
Next review: 05/09/2021  
Clinical Guideline
CURRENT 
ID: 2224 
Approved By:  
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This Clinical Guideline is intended for use by healthcare professionals within Leeds unless otherwise stated.
For healthcare professionals in other trusts, please ensure that you consult relevant local and national guidance.

Provenance

Record: 2224
Objective:
  • to provide a simple, empirical approach to the treatment of common infections
  • to promote the safe, effective and economic use of antibiotics
  • to minimise the emergence of bacterial resistance and reduce the incidence of Healthcare Associated Infections in the community
Clinical condition: Acute Sore Throat (including tonsillitis)
Target patient group:
Target professional group(s): Primary Care Doctors
Pharmacists
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Evidence base

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Document history

LHP version 1.0

Related information

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