Do Not Do Recommendation

 
Do not use nasal decontamination with topical antimicrobial agents aimed at eliminating staphylococcus aureus routinely to reduce the risk of surgical site infection.

Do Not Do Recommendation Details

Recommendation:
Do not use nasal decontamination with topical antimicrobial agents aimed at eliminating staphylococcus aureus routinely to reduce the risk of surgical site infection.
Interventions:
nasal antimicrobial agents

Source guidance details

Guidance:
Surgical site infection (CG74)
Published date:
October 2008
Paragraph number:
1.2.7
Page number:
11

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