Open Access Study protocol

Efficacy of high doses of oral penicillin versus amoxicillin in the treatment of adults with non-severe pneumonia attended in the community: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial

Carl Llor1*, Javier Arranz2, Rosa Morros3, Anna García-Sangenís3, Helena Pera3, Joan Llobera4, Mireia Guillén-Solà4, Eugenia Carandell5, Jesús Ortega6, Silvia Hernández7 and Marc Miravitlles8

Author Affiliations

1 Primary Healthcare Centre Jaume I, University Rovira i Virgili, c. Felip Pedrell, 45-47, 43005, Tarragona, Spain

2 Primary Healthcare Centre Arquitecte Bennàssar, Mallorca, IBSALUT, Spain

3 Institut Universitari d’Investigació en Atenció Primària Jordi Gol, Barcelona, Spain

4 Primary Healthcare Research Unit, Mallorca, Spain

5 Primary Healthcare Centre Son Pisà, Mallorca, Spain

6 Primary Healthcare Centre Rincón de Soto, Logroño, Spain

7 Primary Healthcare Centre Jaume I, Tarragona, Spain

8 Pneumology Department, Hospital Universitari Vall d’Hebron, Barcelona, Spain

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BMC Family Practice 2013, 14:50  doi:10.1186/1471-2296-14-50

Published: 17 April 2013

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