UK Guidelines Quiz – Leg Ulcers & Antibiotics

Dr Rob Hicks

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August 13, 2019

In addition, when reassessing adults with an infected leg ulcer NICE advises to take into account any symptoms or signs suggesting a more serious illness or condition, for example sepsis or osteomyelitis. Co-morbidities, for example, diabetes or immunosuppression should also be taken into account, as should previous antibiotic use that may have led to resistant bacteria.

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