Title

Pharmacologic management of asymptomatic bacteriuria and urinary tract infections in women

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Date

5-4-2011

Document Type

Article

Medical Subject Headings

Urinary Tract Infections; Bacteriuria; Women

Disciplines

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Abstract

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

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