Chest colds: Do antibiotics help?

Resource
Author
McMaster Optimal Aging Portal
Video
Description / Summary

Are antibiotics really necessary to treat a chest cold?

In this video, Dr. Anthony Levinson and infectious disease expert Dr. Zain Chagla discuss acute bronchitis, what it is, common symptoms, how it is best treated, and the role that antibiotics might play.

Meet Helen, who woke up with a sudden onset of a new, dry cough; and coughed consistently throughout the day for 48 hours.

WATCH HERE

Categories