Infection control (CG139)
Fast, easy summary view of NICE guidance on 'prevention and control of healthcare-associated infections'
Fast, easy summary view of NICE guidance on 'urinary incontinence in neurological disease'
This guidance updates and replaces NICE clinical guideline 2 (published in June 2003).
It offers evidence-based advice on the prevention and control of healthcare-associated infections in primary and community care. New and updated recommendations address areas in which clinical practice for preventing healthcare-associated infections in primary and community care has changed, where the risk of healthcare-associated infections is greatest, and where the evidence has changed.
This guidance has been incorporated into the following NICE Pathways, along with other related guidance and products.
Visit the NICE Pathway: prevention and control of healthcare-associated infections | urinary incontinence in neurological disease
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This page was last updated: 17 February 2014
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