Cough and cold



Self Care Forum cough in adults fact sheet


A summary of recommendations for advising patients and the public on managing cough in adults

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NICE cough (acute): antimicrobial prescribing


When should you prescribe antibiotics for a cough? This summary of the NICE guideline on acute cough also includes a useful treatment flowchart. 

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NICE sinusitis (acute): antimicrobial prescribing


This summary of NICE guidance on diagnosing and managing acute sinusitis with or without antibiotic interventions includes a convenient visual summary

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NICE sore throat (acute): antimicrobial prescribing


When should you prescribe antibiotics for a sore throat? This concise summary includes an algorithm on appropriate prescribing