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ALLMedicine™ Urinary Tract Infections Center

Research & Reviews  3,439 results

Investigation of the prevalence of non-COVID-19 infectious diseases during the COVID-19...
Public Health; Tanislav C, Kostev K

Jan 16th, 2022 - This study aimed to investigate non-COVID-19-related upper respiratory tract infections (URTIs), gastrointestinal infections (GIIs) and urinary tract infections (UTIs) during the COVID-19 pandemic in Germany. Cross-sectional study. Patients with d...

Effectiveness of Fosfomycin for the Treatment of Multidrug-Resistant Escherichia coli B...
JAMA Network Open; Sojo-Dorado J, López-Hernández I et. al.

Jan 14th, 2022 - The consumption of broad-spectrum drugs has increased as a consequence of the spread of multidrug-resistant (MDR) Escherichia coli. Finding alternatives for these infections is critical, for which some neglected drugs may be an option. To determin...

A novel transvesicoscopic ureteral reimplantation technique to treat an infantile ectop...
Urology Nishio H, Mizuno K et. al.

Jan 14th, 2022 - An ectopic ureter is a significant urinary tract malformation often treated during early childhood and is surgically managed based on its condition. Generally, only extravesical ureteral reimplantation is available as a treatment option for an ect...

Incomplete bladder emptying and urinary tract infections after botulinum toxin injectio...
Neurourology and Urodynamics; Reynolds WS, Suskind AM et. al.

Jan 13th, 2022 - Onabotulinumtoxin A (BTX-A) is an effective therapy for overactive bladder (OAB), however, adverse events may prevent patients from initiating therapy. The study objective was to report real-world rates of incomplete emptying and urinary tract inf...

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Guidelines  13 results

Appropriate Use of Short-Course Antibiotics in Common Infections: Best Practice Advice ...
Annals of Internal Medicine; Lee RA, Centor RM et. al.

Apr 6th, 2021 - Antimicrobial overuse is a major health care issue that contributes to antibiotic resistance. Such overuse includes unnecessarily long durations of antibiotic therapy in patients with common bacterial infections, such as acute bronchitis with chro...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Recurrent Lower Urinary Tract Infections in Females.
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Venkatesan AM et. al.

Nov 7th, 2020 - Urinary tract infections (UTIs) in women are common, with an overall lifetime risk over >50%. UTIs are considered recurrent when they follow complete clinical resolution of a previous UTI and are usually defined as at least three episodes of infec...

Committee Opinion No. 717: Sulfonamides, Nitrofurantoin, and Risk of Birth Defects.
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Aug 24th, 2017 - The evidence regarding an association between the nitrofuran and sulfonamide classes of antibiotics and birth defects is mixed. As with all patients, antibiotics should be prescribed for pregnant women only for appropriate indications and for the ...

Design and Methodological Considerations of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevent...
The Journal of Urology; Routh JC, Cheng EY et. al.

Oct 25th, 2016 - Care of children with spina bifida has significantly advanced in the last half century, resulting in gains in longevity and quality of life for affected children and caregivers. Bladder dysfunction is the norm in patients with spina bifida and may...

Committee opinion: onabotulinumtoxinA and the bladder.
Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery;

Sep 3rd, 2014 - In January 2013, the US Food and Drug Administration approved the use of onabotulinumtoxinA (also known as Botox A) for the treatment of overactive bladder, thus providing another treatment option for women. Symptoms of overactive bladder have bee...

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Drugs  1,013 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  164 results

Efficacy and Safety Study of Eravacycline Compared With Levofloxacin in Complicated Urinary Tract Infections

Jan 11th, 2022 - This study began with a 3-arm Lead-in portion to determine the oral (PO) dosing (200 or 250 milligrams [mg]) of eravacycline to be used with intravenously (IV) administered eravacycline for the Pivotal portion (2 arms). A PO dose of 200 mg was sel...

Efficacy and Safety Study of Eravacycline Compared With Ertapenem in Participants With Complicated Urinary Tract Infections

Jan 6th, 2022 - The purpose of this study is to assess the efficacy, safety, and pharmacokinetics of eravacycline compared to ertapenem in treating participants with complicated urinary tract infections (cUTI). This is a phase 3, randomized, double-blind, double-...

Cytoscopic Antibiotic Irrigant to Reduce Postoperative Urinary Tract Infection

Dec 30th, 2021 - Postoperative urinary tract infections (UTIs) affect 20-30% of patients undergoing elective gynecologic surgery and have a significant socioeconomic impact and cost. Preoperative antibiotics, sterile operating techniques, postoperative antibiotic ...

Ceftolozane-tazobactam Versus Meropenem for ESBL and AmpC-producing Enterobacterales Bloodstream Infection

Dec 23rd, 2021 - Enterobacterales are common causes of bacteraemia, and may produce extended-spectrum beta-lactamases (ESBLs) or AmpC beta-lactamases. ESBL or AmpC producers are typically resistant to third generation cephalosporins such as ceftriaxone, but suscep...

Impact of Tamsulosin on Post-Operative Urinary Retention Following Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery

Dec 9th, 2021 - The primary objective is to determine the impact of Tamsulosin on duration of urinary retention following pelvic reconstructive surgery in women. Duration of catheterization via indwelling foley or clean intermittent self-catheterization (CISC), m...

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News  666 results

Febrile Infants: When Can We Skip the Lumbar Puncture?

Dec 8th, 2021 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Christopher J. Chiu, MD: Welcome back to The Cribsiders and our Medscape video recap of our pediatric medicine podcast. Justin, what are we talking about today? Justin L. Berk, MD, MPH, MBA: We're talki...

EMA Panel Backs Uplizna for Neuromyelitis Optica

Nov 15th, 2021 - The Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has recommended approval of the immunosuppressant inebilizumab (Uplizna, Horizon Therapeutics) for adults with neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder ...

72-year-old man • fever • new-onset urinary frequency • altered mental state • Dx?
MDedge Family Medicine; Tenzin Tsewang, MD, James Mayberry, MD et. al.

Nov 9th, 2021 - THE CASE A 72-year-old man was admitted to our Dallas hospital with a 4-day history of fevers and new-onset urinary frequency. He did not report any joint pain, sick contacts, or recent travel or recall any skin findings (rashes, insect bites).

Women With Recurrent UTIs Express Fear, Frustration

Oct 8th, 2021 - Fear of antibiotic overuse and frustration with physicians who prescribe them too freely are key sentiments expressed by women with recurrent urinary tract infections (rUTIs), according to findings from a study involving six focus groups. Dr Victo...

AUA Meeting Features Current Controversies, Latest on COVID

Sep 7th, 2021 - Highly anticipated research — including the potential for a novel vaccine for urinary tract infections and results from a randomized, placebo-controlled trial on immunotherapy as a post-nephrectomy adjuvant therapy for patients with kidney cancer ...

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Patient Education  28 results see all →