Affiliation: University of Auckland
Country: New Zealand
- Arroll B. Antibiotics for upper respiratory tract infections: an overview of Cochrane reviews. Respir Med. 2005;99:255-61 pubmed....
- Arroll B, Kenealy T, Falloon K. Are antibiotics indicated as an initial treatment for patients with acute upper respiratory tract infections? A review. N Z Med J. 2008;121:64-70 pubmed..71 (95%CI 1.08-6.83). Initial use of antibiotics do not benefit patients with acute upper respiratory tract infections and are associated with an increase in adverse effects. ..
- Arroll B, Goodyear Smith F, Crengle S, Gunn J, Kerse N, Fishman T, et al. Validation of PHQ-2 and PHQ-9 to screen for major depression in the primary care population. Ann Fam Med. 2010;8:348-53 pubmed publisher..A PHQ-9 score of 10 or higher appears to detect more depressed patients than the originally described PHQ-9 scoring for major depression. ..