This site is intended for health professionals only

At the heart of general practice since 1960

pul jul aug2020 cover 80x101px
Read the latest issue online

Independents' Day

Report this comment to a moderator

Please fill in the form below if you think a comment is unsuitable. Your comments will be sent to our moderator for review.

Report comment to moderator

Required fields.


MPs demand end to 'perverse' cost to GPs of testing before antibiotic prescribing


Hmmm? is this a first for the NHS- a group of MP's that actually showed some commonsense???!!!.so POCT has a cost in time and money?? who would have thought? next bright idea-educate pt's to ask for the test rather than the treatment??How much will that cost? then do a cost benefit analysis that suggests that doing the right thing is too expensive- so pass the buck back to the GP !!

Posted date

22 Oct 2018

Posted time