Do Not Do Recommendation

 

Do not issue an immediate prescription for an antimicrobial to a patient who is likely to have a self-limiting condition.

Do Not Do Recommendation Details

Recommendation:

Do not issue an immediate prescription for an antimicrobial to a patient who is likely to have a self-limiting condition.

Interventions:
Prescribing antimicrobial

Source guidance details

Guidance:
Antimicrobial stewardship: systems and processes for effective antimicrobial medicine use (NG15)
Published date:
August 2015
Paragraph number:
1.1.33
Page number:
14

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