Do Not Do Recommendation

 
Do not use topical antimicrobial agents for surgical wounds that are healing by primary intention to reduce the risk of surgical site infection.

Do Not Do Recommendation Details

Recommendation:
Do not use topical antimicrobial agents for surgical wounds that are healing by primary intention to reduce the risk of surgical site infection.
Interventions:
topical antimicrobial agents

Source guidance details

Guidance:
Surgical site infection (CG74)
Published date:
October 2008
Paragraph number:
1.4.5
Page number:
15

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