Authors: Matteo Romagnoli, Sandro Kohl, Alberto Grassi, Stefano Zaffagnini, Christopher Hadley
RECOMMENDATION: No. A direct relationship between use of a tourniquet for arthroscopic surgery of the extremity joints and the incidence of SSI has not been established.
LEVEL OF EVIDENCE: Moderate
DELEGATE VOTE: Agree: 100%, Disagree: 0%, Abstain: 0% (Unanimous, Strongest Consensus)117