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Narrative review of primary care point-of-care testing (POCT) and antibacterial use in respiratory tract infection (RTI)

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  • Jonathan Cooke Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, The Centre for Infection Prevention and Management, Imperial College London, London, UKFaculty of Medical and Human Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Christopher Butler Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UKCochrane Institute of Primary Care & Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Rogier Hopstaken Saltro Diagnostic Centre for Primary Care, Utrecht, The Netherlands PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Matthew Scott Dryden Department of Microbiology, Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Winchester, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Cliodna McNulty Public Health England, Primary Care Unit, Microbiology Department, Gloucestershire Royal Hospital, Gloucester, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Simon Hurding Scottish Government, Clinical Lead Therapeutics Branch, Edinburgh, UKMedicines Management Adviser NHS Lothian, Edinburgh, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Michael Moore Primary Care and Population Sciences, University of Southampton Aldermoor Health Centre, Aldermoor Close, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • David Martin Livermore Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UKAntimicrobial Resistance & Healthcare Associated Infections Reference Unit, Public Health England, London, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  1. Correspondence to Jonathan Cooke; j.cooke{at}imperial.ac.uk
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Cooke J, Butler C, Hopstaken R, et al
Narrative review of primary care point-of-care testing (POCT) and antibacterial use in respiratory tract infection (RTI)

Publication history

  • Received March 3, 2015
  • Revised April 14, 2015
  • Accepted April 15, 2015
  • First published May 6, 2015.
Online issue publication 
May 06, 2015

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