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GPs should not prescribe antibiotics for impetigo, says NICE

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and then what about school absence? The HPA advice is exclusion from school until 48 hours after antibiotics commenced, or until lesions have crusted and healed. So parents to keep kids off school for 2-3 weeks under the above guidance - I'm sure that's going to go down well on the school attendance record!

Posted date

15 Aug 2019

Posted time

1:59pm

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