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Antibiotics: secondary care prescriber's checklist

Decision-making guide for antimicrobial prescribing in secondary healthcare.

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Secondary care prescriber's checklist

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Prescribers in secondary healthcare can use this checklist to help make decisions about prescribing antibiotics.

This checklist is an updated version of the resource previously published in the Antimicrobial Stewardship Toolkit for Secondary Care: Start Smart - then Focus.

Published 3 November 2014
Last updated 20 October 2017 + show all updates
  1. Updated with 2017 information
  2. First published.