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Amoxicillin for acute lower respiratory tract infection in primary care: subgroup analysis by bacterial and viral etiology.

Abstract:

Objective

We aimed to assess the effects of amoxicillin treatment in adult patients presenting to primary care with a lower respiratory tract infection (LRTI) who are infected with a potential bacterial, viral, or mixed bacterial/viral infection.

Methods

The multicenter randomized controlled trial focused on adults with LRTI not suspected for pneumonia. Patients were randomized to receive either antibiotic (amoxicillin 1g) or placebo three times daily for seven co...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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Publisher copy:
10.1016/j.cmi.2017.10.032

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Bruyndonckx, R More by this author
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Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Clinical Microbiology and Infection Journal website
Publication date:
2017-11-05
Acceptance date:
2017-10-31
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EISSN:
1469-0691
ISSN:
1198-743X
Pubs id:
pubs:744111
URN:
uri:c9f1a2c5-5b32-4b69-924d-5c7c5740af4f
UUID:
uuid:c9f1a2c5-5b32-4b69-924d-5c7c5740af4f
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pubs:744111

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