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Don't use steroids for chest infections, GPs advised

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No signs of pneumonia? Assuming that CXRs were not done then this suggests no chest signs on examination. Which would further suggest none of these patients had LRTIs. Few assumptions there but does make one wonder.

Posted date

28 Aug 2017

Posted time

12:14pm

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