News — articles for June 2016

Local GPs leading the way in tackling antibiotic resistance

Following the publication of national statistics showing a reduction in the number of antibiotics that GPs have given to patients, clinicians at NHS West Hampshire CCG can also confirm an above average reduction in our area.

Antibiotics are used to treat or prevent some types of bacterial infection. They work by killing bacteria or preventing them from reproducing and spreading.

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