Published Articles

Should pharmacists be allowed to prescribe antibiotics?

Some suggest it could work for a limited range of infections
24 May 2018

Why antibiotics are still best for UTIs

New study contradicts previous findings
17 May 2018

Can antibiotics cause kidney stones?

A large study suggests are at greatest risk
16 May 2018

Why giving pregnant women antibiotics is a risk

Large study finds their children have increased chance of serious infection
02 February 2018

Scarlet fever makes a comeback

Its return could precipitate an increase in rheumatic heart disease
28 November 2017

6 tips for prescribing antibiotics pre- and post-surgery

About 40% of prescriptions for surgical prophylaxis are 'inappropriate'
14 November 2017

Antibiotic use in Australian infants among highest in world

Half of Australian babies will be prescribed an antibiotic before their first birthday
28 July 2017