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Table 4 Tetanus wound management [33]

From: Acute wound management: revisiting the approach to assessment, irrigation, and closure considerations

  Clean, minor wounds All other wounds
Vaccination history Td TIG Td TIG
Unknown or <3 doses Yes No Yes Yes
≥3 doses No* No No** No
  1. Td, tetanus diphtheria; TIG, tetanus immune globulin
  2. *Yes, if >10 years since last dose
  3. **Yes, if >5 years since last dose