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General practitioner use of a C-reactive protein point-of-care test to help target antibiotic prescribing in patients with acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (the PACE study): study protocol for a randomised controlled trial

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Associated researcher

  • Bates, J.
  • Francis, N. A.
  • White, P.
  • Gillespie, D.
  • Thomas-Jones, E.
  • Breen, R.
  • Kirby, N.
  • Hood, K.
  • Gal, M.
  • Phillips, R.
  • Naik, G.
  • Llor, C.
  • Melbye, H.
  • Wootton, M.
  • Riga, E.
  • Cochrane, A.
  • Howe, R.
  • Fitzsimmons, D.
  • Sewell, B.
  • Alam, M. F.
  • Butler, C. C.

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    Research areas

  • Acute exacerbation, Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, Primary care, Point-of-care test, C-reactive protein (CRP), Near-patient testing, Rationalising antibiotic prescribing, Antibiotic resistance, Cost-effectiveness, Resistance, RESPIRATORY-TRACT INFECTIONS, MULTIPLE END-POINTS, STREPTOCOCCUS-PNEUMONIAE, SYSTEMIC CORTICOSTEROIDS, COPD, RESISTANCE, THERAPY, PROCALCITONIN, PREDICTORS, BIOMARKERS
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Original languageEnglish
Article number442
Number of pages15
Publication statusPublished - 29 Sep 2017