Pharmacologic management of asymptomatic bacteriuria and urinary tract infections in women
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Medical Subject Headings
Urinary Tract Infections; Bacteriuria; Women
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Many factors influence the decision to institute treatment for the common problems of urinary tract symptoms and/or the presence of microorganisms in the urine of women. This article summarizes current evidence related to treatment choice and compares selected treatment practice guidelines. Evidence related to prevention of recurrent infection without the use of antibiotics is included.
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Citation: J Midwifery Womens Health. 2011 May-Jun;56(3):248-65. doi: 10.1111/j.1542-2011.2011.00063.x. Link to article on publisher's site