I stepped on a rusty nail, do I need a tetanus shot?
Anyone who has a wound that could be infected with tetanus bacteria should seek medical advice regarding whether they need a tetanus booster if they have not had one in the past 5 years.
Sources & Citations
- Mayo Clinic, Tetanus. Available at: https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/tetanus/symptoms-causes/syc-20351625 (accessed 22 June 2018)
SPANZ.SAPAS.18.04.0137a - Date of preparation May 2018Show All