Do Not Do Recommendation

 
Do not offer systemic antibiotics to adults based only on positive wound cultures without clinical evidence of infection.

Do Not Do Recommendation Details

Recommendation:
Do not offer systemic antibiotics to adults based only on positive wound cultures without clinical evidence of infection.
Interventions:
Antibiotics

Source guidance details

Guidance:
Pressure ulcers: NICE guideline (CG179)
Published date:
April 2014
Paragraph number:
1.4.21
Page number:
22

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