Recommendation for research

The guideline committee has made the following recommendation for research.

1 Topical treatments for infected leg ulcer

What is the clinical effectiveness of topical treatments (antibiotics and antiseptics) compared with oral antibiotics for the treatment of infected leg ulcer?

To find out why the committee made the research recommendation on topical treatments in adults with infected leg ulcer, see the rationales.

  • Public Health England
  • National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)