Do Not Do Recommendation

 
Do not give insulin routinely to patients who do not have diabetes to optimise blood glucose postoperatively as a means of reducing the risk of surgical site infection.

Do Not Do Recommendation Details

Recommendation:
Do not give insulin routinely to patients who do not have diabetes to optimise blood glucose postoperatively as a means of reducing the risk of surgical site infection.
Interventions:
insulin

Source guidance details

Guidance:
Surgical site infection (CG74)
Published date:
October 2008
Paragraph number:
1.3.13
Page number:
14

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