GIRFT Pathology: Peezy Midstream in pre-operative screening

28th March 2019

Tom Lewis, Consultant Microbiologist at North Devon NHS Trust and Pathology Lead for the Department of Health’s Getting It Right First Time programme (GIRFT), today posted on the GIRFT Pathology blog his initial findings of improved microbiology screening of pre-operative urine specimens using Peezy Midstream. Read his full report here.

Existing clinical evidence supports the GIRFT findings and wider studies are already being set up or run by North Devon and other NHS Trusts.