Prolonged antibiotic courses are common in patients with lower respiratory tract infections (LRTIs) and contribute to antibiotic resistance and side effects. This study describes a multidisciplinary intervention to reduce antibiotic duration in LRTI patients.
- Side effects
Murray, C., Shaw, A., Lloyd, M., Smith, R. P., Fardon, T. C., Schembri, S., & Chalmers, J. D. (2014). A multidisciplinary intervention to reduce antibiotic duration in lower respiratory tract infections. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, 69(2), 515-518. https://doi.org/10.1093/jac/dkt362