Prevention of Surgical Site Infection After Major Extremity Trauma

Publication Date: March 21, 2022
Last Updated: November 2, 2023

Summary of Recommendations

Initial Antibiotics

Early delivery of antibiotics is suggested to lower the risk of deep infection in the setting of open fracture in major extremity trauma. (Moderate)
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Prevention of Surgical Site Infections After Major Extremity Trauma

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