TableĀ 2

Compliance with HPA Primary Care Guidance

Baseline (n=102)Cycle I (n=33)Cycle II (n=38)
Total number of patients prescribed an antibiotic521721
Antibiotic Choice Correct491621
Dose Correct481721
Frequency Correct521721
Course Length Correct866
All Parameters of Antibiotic Prescribing Correct*15%35%29%
Centor scoring documentation2%39%42%
  • *Overall compliance to HPA Primary Care guidance=all parameters of antibiotic prescribing correct/total number of patients prescribed an antibiotic x 100