Clarify the Role of Antibiotics for Lyme Disease

You'll get questions about tick bites and Lyme disease...as warm weather draws people outdoors.

Continue to emphasize prevention...wearing protective clothing, using tick repellent, and checking for ticks after being outdoors.

Save antibiotic prophylaxis for high-risk bites...when patients have a deer tick attached for more than 36 hours and have been in an area where the rate of infected ticks is higher than 20%.

Get concise advice on drug therapy, plus unlimited access to CE

Pharmacist's Letter Canada includes:

  • 12 issues every year, with brief articles about new meds and hot topics
  • 300+ CE courses, including the popular CE-in-the-Letter
  • Quick reference drug comparison charts
  • Access to the entire archive

Already a subscriber? Log in

Volume pricing available. Get quote