Cough & Antibiotics

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21st May 2015
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Marlborough Community Health Hub

Richard Everts, Infection Disease Specialist (NBPH) continues his journey into infectious diseases.  In this session Richard looks specifically at `cough’ as a presenting symptom and in particular differentiating viral and other respiratory tract infections which do not usually require antibiotic treatment with penumonia, that does.

A range of `take away’ practice tools for GPs and Pharmacists will be available to assist you diagnose and inform your patients about the best management of their condition.

This session might change the way you practice.

Interested parties are welcome to have a `tour of the hub’ housing the Marlborough PHO, Public Health, CAMHS and Child Development following the meeting at 8.30pm.

Tea and coffee available.

Main entrance on Queen Street.  Meet at Reception.

For more information contact Simon Hurley, Pharmacist Facilitator on 03 520 6200.