50 Years of UTIs and Treatments -- Has Much Changed? 50 Years of UTIs and Treatments -- Has Much Changed?

How has the evaluation and treatment of urinary tract infections evolved in the past 50 years?Urologic Nursing
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Publication date: Available online 4 December 2019Source: Joint Bone SpineAuthor(s): Chang-Fu Kuo, Patricia B. Burns, Jung-Sheng Chen, Lu Wang, Kevin C. ChungAbstractObjective: The purpose of the study is to investigate the risk of preventable hospitalization among patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA).Methods: We identified 11,852 incident RA patients and 59,260 age-, sex-, and index year-matched controls from the Taiwan National Health Insurance Database. Index date was the RA diagnosis date for cases, which was assigned to their matched controls. The odds ratios (OR) of preventable hospitalizations between RA patients...
Source: Joint Bone Spine - Category: Orthopaedics Source Type: research
Publication date: December 2019Source: Microbes and Infection, Volume 21, Issue 10Author(s): Bianca Silva Vieira de Souza, Karla Christina Sousa Silva, Ana Flávia Alves Parente, Clayton Luiz Borges, Juliano Domiraci Paccez, Maristela Pereira, Célia Maria de Almeida Soares, Marcia Giambiagi-deMarval, Mirelle Garcia Silva-Bailão, Juliana Alves Parente-RochaAbstractStaphylococcus saprophyticus is a gram-positive coagulase negative bacteria which shows clinical importance due to its capability of causing urinary tract infections (UTI), as well as its ability to persist in this environment. Little is known ...
Source: Microbes and Infection - Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: research
FETROJA is used to treat adults who have a complicated urinary tract infection (abbreviated as cUTI) including infection of the kidneys (pyelonephritis) caused by specific bacteria. It should be used only when few or no other treatment options are available.
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: Source Type: news
Publication date: December 2019Source: European Urology Supplements, Volume 18, Issue 12Author(s): Sh.T. Mukhtarov, F.A. Akilov, A.B. Egorov, F.R. Nasirov, N.E. Dadakhanov
Source: European Urology Supplements - Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: research
Publication date: December 2019Source: European Urology Supplements, Volume 18, Issue 12Author(s): Aleksandre Ujmajuridze, Lorenz Leitner, Nina Chanishvili, Marina Goderdzishvili, Irina Chkonia, Sophia Rigvava, Archil Chkhotua, Giorgi Changashvili, Marc P. Schneider, Martina D. Liechti, Ulrich Mehnert, Lucas M. Bachmann, Wilbert Sybesma, Thomas M. Kessler
Source: European Urology Supplements - Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: research
ConclusionThe study demonstrates that complicated genital fistulae occur more commonly secondary to gynaecological surgeries as compared to obstetric complications in a contemporary cohort from a metropolitan city. A 100% success rate of reparative surgery could be achieved with a transperitoneal approach. Good outcome in ureteric fistulae can be achieved with conservative approach, after proper case selection.
Source: The Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology of India - Category: OBGYN Source Type: research
Nature Reviews Urology, Published online: 03 December 2019; doi:10.1038/s41585-019-0264-5Many interesting studies on urological infection have been published in the past year including nonantibiotic therapy for acute cystitis, the utility of the Acute Cystitis Symptom Score, specific identification of health-care-associated urinary tract infection and a multidisciplinary approach to prostatitis.
Source: Nature Reviews Urology - Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Source Type: research
ConclusionsCA-UTI was the most frequent source of cUTI, affecting mainly frail patients. The mortality of patients with CA-UTI was high, though this was not directly related to the infection.
Source: Antimicrobial Resistance and Infection Control - Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: research
FETROJA is used to treat adults who have a complicated urinary tract infection (abbreviated as cUTI) including infection of the kidneys (pyelonephritis) caused by specific bacteria. It should be used only when few or no other treatment options are available.
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: Source Type: news
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