Bacterial skin infections

Update your learning on bacterial skin infections.

In CPD Modules

This module will help you to understand the presenting features of common minor bacterial skin infections, their management options and any possible complications. It will also equip you to help patients to manage their common minor bacterial skin infections using prescribed and OTC treatments, and to distinguish those who should be referred to a GP.

Contributing author: Dr Christine Clark PhD, FRPharmS, specialist clinical pharmacy writer

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