Authors: Ricardo Sousa, Young-Kyun Lee
RECOMMENDATION: No. Routine urinary screening in asymptomatic patients is not recommended prior to elective TJA. There is also no evidence to demonstrate that preoperative treatment of asymptomatic bacteriuria is of any benefit.
LEVEL OF EVIDENCE: Moderate
DELEGATE VOTE: Agree: 89%, Disagree: 9%, Abstain: 2% (Super Majority, Strong Consensus)