Latest Urinary Tract Infections (UTI) News
Antibiotics frequently initiated inappropriately in ER; continuation after admission inappropriate for 68
The cephalosporin antibiotic proved more effective than trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole and amoxicillin.
New meta-analysis also found no significant difference in risk between antimicrobial agents in head-to-head trials.
The researchers found that factors associated with a higher risk of recurrent infections included type 2 diabetes mellitus, hypertension, and black ethnicity.
Findings for women undergoing elective gynecologic surgery involving urinary catheterization.
Female kidney recipients have a nearly 7-fold higher risk of UTI than their male counterparts.
Identifying illness correctly is key to drugs' effectiveness, researcher says.
Greater effects were seen in women with UTI, according to researchers.
In a study, vitamin E added to antibiotics was better than antibiotics alone at lessening urinary tract symptoms in girls with pyelonephritis.
Children with horsehoe kidney might be examined for additional urologic and nonurologic abnormalities, researchers suggest.
They are more likely to have urinary tract infections and sepsis than urinary stone formers without inflammatory bowel disease.
Researchers devised a scoring system to predict this complication after minor thoracic surgery
Combo Zerbaxa is sanctioned for complicated intra-abdominal and urinary tract infections
Members of the clinical team should keep reevaluating the need for urinary catheter use in hospitalized patients
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- Acute Kidney Injury (AKI)
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- Contrast Nephropathy
- Cardiovascular Disease (CVD)
- Diabetic Nephropathy
- End-stage Renal Disease (ESRD)
- Lupus Nephritis
- Peritoneal Dialysis
- Secondary Hyperparathyroidism (SHPT)