Article of the Week

Article of the Week: GABHS Pharyngitis

The article of the week is  a recently published systematic review looking at the sensitivity/specificity of RADT in kids/adults with suspected GABHS Pharyngitis.
The data from the 59 studies (55K patients) is impressive and may be helpful in determining who should get cultured, antibiotics, or nothing at all.
I’ve also included a link the most recent AHA/AAP guidelines for the assessment and management of GABHS.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s