Antibiotic Guidelines: Lower respiratory tract infections LRTI prescribing guideline

Primary Care Antimicrobial Treatment Guidelines

see page 14-17 of document


Infections covered:



Acute Cough/Bronchitis


Please note Covid -19 NICE rapid guideline (April 2020): managing suspected or confirmed pneumonia in adults in the community  






  • Summary
  • Clinical support by body system
  • Conditions and indicators
  • Due for review
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  • Clinical Support Group
    • Laboratory investigations and Infections
    • Respiratory and Smoking

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