UK SMI B 37: investigation of blood cultures (for organisms other than Mycobacterium species)

Information on UK Standards for Microbiology Investigations for blood cultures.



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Note: UK SMI B 37 is currently under review. At the end of the review, this document will be included in the syndromic document ‘UK SMI S 12: Sepsis and systemic or disseminated infections’

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Published 4 November 2014
Last updated 6 July 2022 + show all updates
  1. Updated to reflect document now under review.

  2. Changed document status to 'under review'.

  3. Added issued document version B 37, issue 8.2.

  4. Added issued document, version B 37i8.1.

  5. Updated to add issued version of document.

  6. First published.