Signs and symptoms do not predict, but may help rule out acute Q fever in favour of other respiratory tract infections, and reduce antibiotics overuse in primary care

Volker H. Hackert*, Nicole H. T. M. Dukers-Muijrers, Christian J. P. A. Hoebe

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Original languageEnglish
Article number690
Number of pages13
JournalBMC Infectious Diseases
Volume20
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 21 Sep 2020

Keywords

  • Q fever
  • Coxiella burnetii
  • Respiratory tract infection
  • Prediction
  • Antibiotics
  • Primary care
  • COMMUNITY-ACQUIRED PNEUMONIA
  • THORACIC SOCIETY
  • RISK-FACTORS
  • INFLUENZA
  • AMOXICILLIN
  • PREVALENCE
  • GUIDELINE
  • DIAGNOSIS
  • BACTERIAL
  • OUTBREAK

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