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Gerald’s Nasty Cough
How should you treat a respiratory infection? Gerald visits his doctor and is surprised to learn that only infections caused by bacteria can be treated with antibiotics; viral or fungal infections cannot be treated with antibiotics and require different approaches. How will Gerald get better?
This amusing animation covers important issues relating to the treatment of respiratory tract infections watch it here
Your Opinion Counts
If you have Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), how many times in the past year have you been given antibiotics for an acute exacerbation?