Pharmacologic Management of Asymptomatic Bacteriuria and Urinary Tract Infections in Women

ArticleinJournal of midwifery & women's health 56(3):248-65 · May 2011with3 Reads
DOI: 10.1111/j.1542-2011.2011.00063.x · Source: PubMed
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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