Finding more information and resources
You can see everything NICE says on surgical site infections in our NICE Pathway on prevention and control of healthcare-associated infections.
To find out what NICE has said on topics related to this guideline, see our web page on healthcare-associated infections.
For full details of the evidence and the guideline committee's discussions, see the evidence reviews. You can also find information about how the guideline was developed, including details of the committee.
NICE has produced tools and resources to help you put this guideline into practice. For general help and advice on putting NICE guidelines into practice see resources to help you put guidance into practice.