Sore Throat (Pharyngitis) and Tonsillitis

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UK sources of information and / or support

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Patient UK

Has leaflets on:

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Tonsillitis and Sore Throat

A patient guide to complement the SIGN national guideline for health professionals.

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Sore Throat

Information from ENT UK, the website of the British Association of Head and Neck Surgeons.

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Coughs, Colds, Flu, Fever, Sore Throat and Antibiotics

Written and produced by Developing Patient Partnerships.

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Sore Throat

Information from NHS Choices - the government's patient information portal.

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Tonsillitis

Information from NHS Choices - the government's patient information portal.

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Pharyngitis (sore throat)

Information from BUPA.


Further sources / more detailed information

Some non-UK sites

The following list popular non-UK health information sites with content aimed at the general public. They are mainly from the US. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included but these large sites are comprehensive.

More detailed medical information

The following list online sources of more detailed medical information, mainly from the UK. These sites are mainly aimed at health professionals, but are of interest to all. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included, but information about most medical topics can usually be found.

Author:
Dr Tim Kenny
Document ID:
7697 (v9)
Last Checked:
18 November 2011

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