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: Routine Childhood Immunisation Schedule

Summary of routine childhood vaccinations.

Table: Antibiotic Treatments in Adults, Summary of Regimens

Dose regimens for common bacterial infections.

Table: Lice and Scabies Treatments

Formulations and regimens of pediculicides and scabicides.

Infections and infestations in the News

Indications of quinolone antibiotics restricted following EU-wide safety review

Indications of quinolone antibiotics restricted following EU-wide safety review

New restrictions and precautions for use have been...

Researchers query safety of delaying antibiotics for UTI in elderly

Researchers query safety of delaying antibiotics for UTI in elderly

Delaying or withholding antibiotics for symptoms of...

Antibiotics 'prescribed for too long' in 80% of respiratory infections

Antibiotics 'prescribed for too long' in 80% of respiratory infections

A 'substantial proportion' of antibiotic prescriptions...