Update information

Update information

October 2019: We have reviewed the evidence and made new recommendations on antimicrobial prescribing for adults with a diabetic foot infection. These recommendations are marked [2019].

Recommendations marked [2015] last had an evidence review in 2015. In some cases, minor changes have been made to the wording to bring the language and style up to date, without changing the meaning.

Minor changes since publication

January 2022: We made minor wording changes to reflect updated advice on the use of macrolides in pregnancy.

January 2016: Recommendation 1.3.6 has been updated to clarify the risk factors for and stratification of risk of developing a diabetic foot problem.

December 2015: Recommendation 1.3.14 has been amended to refer to the updated NICE guideline on type 2 diabetes in adults.

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