Community-acquired lower respiratory tract infection: implementation of an antibiotic protocol.

@article{Menown1997CommunityacquiredLR,
  title={Community-acquired lower respiratory tract infection: implementation of an antibiotic protocol.},
  author={Ian. B. Menown and Josephine A Archbold and Kathleen B. Bamford and Professor Michael G H Bell and Marcia E Callender},
  journal={The British journal of clinical practice},
  year={1997},
  volume={51 2},
  pages={74-7}
}
Enthusiastic formulation of clinical guidelines continues to increase but although theoretical difficulties in guideline implementation have been recognised, little attention has been paid to their effectiveness in everyday clinical practice. The introduction of a protocol for empirical treatment of lower respiratory tract infection (PETRI) to an acute… CONTINUE READING