Infections and infestations

Fact Sheets (1)

All patient fact sheets for infections and infestations

Printable fact sheets providing your patients with the answers about everything from athlete's foot to vaginal thrush.

Guidelines (22)
Tables (3)

Table: Antibiotic Treatments in Adults, Summary of Regimens

Dose regimens for common bacterial infections.

Table: Routine Childhood Immunisation Schedule

Summary of routine childhood vaccinations.

Table: Lice and Scabies Treatments

Formulations and regimens of pediculicides and scabicides.

Infections and infestations in the News

Flu antivirals approved for NHS prescribing as cases increase

Flu antivirals approved for NHS prescribing as cases increase

GPs can now prescribe antiviral medicines for flu prophylaxis...

GPs hailed for reducing antibiotic use as threat of resistant infections grows

GPs hailed for reducing antibiotic use as threat of resistant infections grows

Antibiotic prescribing by GPs declined by 17% between...

New cellulitis treatment guidance published

New cellulitis treatment guidance published

A 5-day course of flucloxacillin may be sufficient...