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Research & Reviews  715 results

Gender differences in the microbial spectrum and antibiotic sensitivity of uropathogens...
https://doi.org/10.1002/jcla.24155
Journal of Clinical Laboratory Analysis; Gu J, Chen X et. al.

Dec 3rd, 2021 - The characteristics and resistance patterns of urine bacteriology urolithiasis patients between male and female have not been extensively studied. This study aims to investigate the gender differences in microbial spectrum and antibiotic susceptib...

Optimal Urine Culture Diagnostic Stewardship Practice- Results from an Expert Modified-...
https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciab987
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Claeys KC, Trautner BW et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2021 - Urine cultures are nonspecific for infection and often lead to misdiagnosis of urinary tract infection and unnecessary antibiotics. Diagnostic stewardship is a set of procedures that modifies test ordering, processing, and reporting in order to op...

The role of ultrasound in detecting renal tract abnormalities following a single episod...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2021.10.031
Journal of Pediatric Surgery; Hassell J, Kitteringham L et. al.

Nov 27th, 2021 - The aim of the study was to establish the utility of ultrasound scan in detecting renal tract abnormalities following a single episode of epididymitis. A single-centre retrospective review of all boys diagnosed with epididymitis between October 20...

Frequencies and patterns of microbiology test requests from primary care in Oxfordshire...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2020-048527
BMJ Open; Ordóñez-Mena JM, Fanshawe TR et. al.

Nov 25th, 2021 - To inform point-of-care test (POCT) development, we quantified the primary care demand for laboratory microbiology tests by describing their frequencies overall, frequencies of positives, most common organisms identified, temporal trends in testin...

Efficacy of Mictalase® After ThuLEP
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05130918

Nov 23rd, 2021 - In this single-center, prospective, randomized, open label, phase-III study, patients with indication to Thulium Laser Enucleation of Prostate were enrolled. The report conformed to CONSORT 2010 guidelines. Eligible patients were 1:1 randomized. R...

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Guidelines  3 results

Clinical guideline for male lower urinary tract symptoms.
https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1442-2042.2009.02369.x
International Journal of Urology : Official Journal of Th... Homma Y, Araki I et. al.

Oct 9th, 2009 - This article is a shortened version of the clinical guideline for lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS), which has been developed in Japan for symptomatic men aged 50 years and over irrespective of presumed diagnoses. The guideline was formed on the...

Screening for asymptomatic bacteriuria in adults: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force r...
https://doi.org/10.7326/0003-4819-149-1-200807010-00009
Annals of Internal Medicine;

Jul 2nd, 2008 - Reaffirmation of the 2004 U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommendation statement about screening for asymptomatic bacteriuria in adults. The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force did a targeted literature search for evidence on the benefits an...

Screening for Asymptomatic Bacteriuria in Adults: Clinical Summary of a U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement
https://allmedx.com/USPSTFPDF/asbactsum.pdf

Jun 27th, 2008 - Figure. Screening for asymptomatic bacteriuria in adults: clinical summary of a U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendation. Screening for Asymptomatic Bacteriuria in Adults: Clinical Summary of a U.S. Preventive Services Task Fo...

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Drugs  5 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  48 results

Efficacy of Mictalase® After ThuLEP
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05130918

Nov 23rd, 2021 - In this single-center, prospective, randomized, open label, phase-III study, patients with indication to Thulium Laser Enucleation of Prostate were enrolled. The report conformed to CONSORT 2010 guidelines. Eligible patients were 1:1 randomized. R...

LaserEn: SOLTIVE™ Thulium Laser Fiber En Bloc Resection of Bladder Tumors
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04979156

Nov 9th, 2021 - This is a prospective study investigating the use of the SOLTIVE™ Thulium Super pulse laser for the treatment of bladder tumors via en bloc resection in patients who present for treatment at the University of Kansas Health System. The study pretre...

Randomized Study of Silq Urinary Catheter
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04841226

Nov 8th, 2021 - A prospective, randomized, multi-center, post-market study in subjects that require a long-term indwelling Foley catheter. A randomly assigned catheter will be inserted using standard techniques. Non-surgical subjects will rate the level of pain a...

Intravesical Lactobacillus to Reduce Urinary Symptoms After Spinal Cord Injury
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04373512

Sep 5th, 2021 - Urinary tract infection (UTI) is the most common outpatient infection world-wide, and for people with spinal cord injury (SCI) and neurogenic bladder (NB), it is the most common infection, secondary condition, cause for emergency room visits, and ...

Probiotic Prophylaxis for Microbiome Modulation and VAP or Infections Prevention in Multitrauma Patients
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03074552

Aug 31st, 2021 - The oropharyngeal swab will be collected on days 1, 3 and 7 after ICU admission and upon the occurrence of VAP or other infection. Nonbronchoscopic bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL) using a protected catheter will be collected on day 3 after ICU admiss...

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News  94 results

Study: Use urine sampling more broadly to rule out pediatric UTI
https://www.mdedge.com/pediatrics/article/246061/infectious-diseases/study-use-urine-sampling-more-broadly-rule-out
Kate Johnson

Sep 13th, 2021 - Pediatric urine sampling should be used more frequently than current guidelines suggest for ruling out urinary tract infection (UTI), according to a systematic review and meta-analysis of diagnostic test accuracy studies in ambulatory care (Ann Fa.

Smart Prescribing Strategies Improve Antibiotic Stewardship
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/951175

May 14th, 2021 - "Antibiotic stewardship is never easy, and sometimes it is very difficult to differentiate what is going on with a patient in the clinical setting," said Valerie M. Vaughn, MD, of the University of Utah, Salt Lake City, at SHM Converge, the annual...

Are Diagnosticians Chasing COVID-Linked Zebras and Missing Horses?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/945344

Feb 5th, 2021 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. The emergence of multiple inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C) in association with COVID-19 may be complicating the investigation and diagnos...

Interval Likelihood Ratios of Urinalysis Results Can Help Predict UTI More Accurately in Kids
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/942056

Dec 7th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Interval likelihood ratios of urinalysis components can help predict the probability of a true urinary tract infection (UTI) in young children, new research suggests. "Our findings can help clinicians use the levels of ...

Fast Five Quiz: Diverticulitis and Diverticulosis
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/932900_5

Jul 1st, 2020 - The diagnosis of acute diverticulitis can usually be made on the basis of the history and physical examination. Laboratory testing may be helpful when the diagnosis is in question. A hemogram may reveal leukocytosis and a left shift, indicating in...

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Patient Education  5 results see all →