Chris Del Mar

BSc, MA, MBBChir, MD, FRACGP, FAFPHM, FAHMS, Professor of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences and Medicine, Bond University, Qld

Improving antibiotics targeting using PCR point-of-care testing for group A streptococci in patients with uncomplicated acute sore throat

Evidence supports some beneficial effects of antibiotics prescribed to patients with a sore throat and proven presence of group A streptococci.

Quantifying the benefits and harms of various preventive health activities

How should GPs and patients prioritise which preventive health activities to undertake?