Intervention Review

Preoperative hair removal to reduce surgical site infection

  1. Judith Tanner1,*,
  2. Peter Norrie2,
  3. Kate Melen3

Editorial Group: Cochrane Wounds Group

Published Online: 9 NOV 2011

Assessed as up-to-date: 11 AUG 2011

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004122.pub4


How to Cite

Tanner J, Norrie P, Melen K. Preoperative hair removal to reduce surgical site infection. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2011, Issue 11. Art. No.: CD004122. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004122.pub4.

Author Information

  1. 1

    De Montfort University and University Hospitals Leicester, Leicester, UK

  2. 2

    Charles Frears Campus, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Leicester, UK

  3. 3

    Derby City Hospital, Derby, UK

*Judith Tanner, De Montfort University and University Hospitals Leicester, Charles Frears Campus, 266 London Road, Leicester, LE2 1RQ, UK. jtanner@dmu.ac.uk.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 9 NOV 2011

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  1. Current Version

    Preoperative hair removal to reduce surgical site infection

    Judith Tanner, Peter Norrie and Kate Melen

    Article first published online: 9 NOV 2011 | DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004122.pub4

Previous versions of this article and their online publication dates

  1. Version 3

    Preoperative hair removal to reduce surgical site infection

    Judith Tanner, Diane Woodings and Kate Moncaster

    Article first published online: 19 JUL 2006 | DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004122.pub3

  2. Version 2

    Preoperative hair removal to reduce surgical site infection

    J Tanner, D Woodings and K Moncaster

    Article first published online: 19 APR 2006 | DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004122.pub2

  3. Version 1

    Pre-operative hair removal to reduce surgical site infection

    J Tanner, D Woodings and K Moncaster

    Article first published online: 22 APR 2003 | DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004122