TableĀ 1

Compliance with NICE Criteria

Baseline (n=102)Cycle I (n=33)Cycle II (n=38)
Immediate prescribing1589
Delayed prescribing617
No prescribing541617
Percentage of patients with sore throat with prescribing compliant with NICE guidance*73%76%87%
  • *Overall compliance with NICE guidance (whether to prescribe)=total NICE criteria met/ total number of patients (NICE criteria met+NICE criteria not met) x 100