Dr Toni Hazell analyses the latest guidance on managing sore throat including assessment using scoring tools, and the use of a single dose of steroids. This module outlines the latest evidence, what to do differently in your practice, areas of uncertainty and considerations relating to multimorbidity.
Guidance: NICE guidance. NG84. Sore throat (acute): antimicrobial prescribing. January 2018. Aertgeerts Bert et al. Corticosteroids for sore throat: a clinical practice guideline BMJ 2017; 358 :j4090