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Research & Reviews  227 results

Protective effects of Omega-3 Fatty Acids supplementation against renal parenchymal sca...
Current Pediatric Reviews; Sedighi I, Taheri-Moghadam G et. al.

Sep 11th, 2021 - This trial aimed to determine if supplementation with omega-3 fatty acids as an adjunct therapy to antibiotic treatment can have protective effects against renal scar formation after acute pyelonephritis (APN) in pediatric patients. Current eviden...

Optimal duration of preoperative antibiotic treatment prior to ureteroscopic lithotrips...
Investigative and Clinical Urology; Yoo JW, Lee KS et. al.

Aug 14th, 2021 - There is no consensus on the optimal duration of preoperative antibiotic treatment prior to ureteroscopic lithotripsy in patients presenting with urolithiasis-induced obstructive acute pyelonephritis (APN). We aimed to identify surgeon-modifiable,...

Delayed diagnosis of a piriformis abscess due to hyposkillia and communication error.
BMJ Case Reports; Miyagami T, Takada A et. al.

Aug 13th, 2021 - A 69-year-old man with dementia presented to our hospital with fever and left back pain. He was diagnosed with acute pyelonephritis based on microscopy and CT findings indicating bacteriuria and elevated fat density around the right kidney, respec...

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Guidelines  1 results

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Acute Pyelonephritis.
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Nikolaidis P et. al.

Nov 6th, 2018 - Pyelonephritis refers to infection involving the renal parenchyma and renal pelvis. In most patients, uncomplicated pyelonephritis is diagnosed clinically and responds quickly to appropriate antibiotic treatment. If treatment is delayed, the patie...

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News  14 results

Potentially Practice-Changing Bacterial Therapy Trials Analyzed

Oct 30th, 2020 - A new formulation of an existing antibacterial agent and a potential therapeutic approach to a challenging clinical problem were the focus of a session on potentially practice-changing clinical trials in antimicrobial therapy presented during IDWe...

Plazomicin Tx Non-Inferior to Meropenem for Complicated UTI

Feb 20th, 2019 - Intravenous plazomicin was non-inferior to meropenem for the treatment of complicated urinary tract infections (UTIs), including acute pyelonephritis, a randomized trial found. Composite cure was achieved in 88.0% of patients in the plazomicin gro...

Three-drug combo proves effective against multidrug-resistant UTIs
Infectious Disease Practitioner; Jim Kling

Oct 29th, 2018 - SAN FRANCISCO – A combination of ceftriaxone, a beta-lactamase inhibitor, and disodium ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid (EDTA) is superior to meropenem in the treatment of complicated urinary tract infections caused by extended-spectrum beta-lactam.

Acute Pyelonephritis: A Three-Pillar Approach for Clinicians

Oct 18th, 2018 - I often find myself under- or overestimating the incidence of certain nephrology-related conditions. I know this "error" is, in part, due to an "exposure bias" in my practice. I tend to overestimate the incidence of conditions I commonly see and u...

Fast Five Quiz: Are You Prepared to Confront Pyelonephritis?

Feb 26th, 2018 - Acute pyelonephritis is a potentially organ-threatening and life-threatening infection that often leads to renal scarring. An episode of acute pyelonephritis may lead to significant renal damage, acute kidney injury, abscess formation (eg, nephric...

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