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Episode 409: Are antibiotics in or out for abscess management?

In episode 409, Mike and James yet again welcome Adrienne from Red Deer to talk about whether or not we need to give antibiotics for drained abscesses. We find out that relatively, the benefit of increased cure is similar to the chance of side effects.

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There’s Pus About, So Are Antibiotics In or Out? Adding antibiotics for abscess management

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