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Detail of outcome
The last full scientific review of this document was completed on 9 January 2017.
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Detail of feedback received
Timeline of review process
Date review started: 7 February 2014
Consultation: 8 December 2015 to 4 January 2016
Document discussed at the following working group meetings:
- 11 February 2016
- 30 June 2016
Date document issued: 9 January 2017
Public Health England has opened a consultation this week in joint partnership with professional organisations.
This consultation asks for feedback in relation to the Standards for Microbiology Investigations Q 5: Inoculation of culture media for bacteriology.
We have refined the process so that UK SMI users can comment more easily if they see no requirement for amendments to the document out for consultation.
This information is as important to the consultation process as comments.