Authors: Barrett Woods, Maja Babic
RECOMMENDATION: We support the diagnostic algorithm for suspected hematogenous vertebral osteomyelitis per Infectious Disease Society of America (IDSA) Clinical Practice Guidelines, 2015. Diagnostic algorithm is not different for patients with TB.
LEVEL OF EVIDENCE: Moderate
DELEGATE VOTE: Agree: 87%, Disagree: 6%, Abstain: 7% (Super Majority, Strong Consensus)216