Antimicrobial Therapy Articles

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  • Management of Urosepsis in 2018.

    Despite optimal treatment, urosepsis has still high morbidity and mortality rates. An updated definition and classification system for sepsis have recently been introduced. Management of urosepsis comprises four major aspects: (1) early diagnosis, (2) early empiric intravenous antimicrobial treatment, (3) identification and control of complicating factors, and (4) specific sepsis therapy.

    Published November 25, 2018
  • Replacement of Urinary Catheter for Urinary Tract Infections: A Prospective Observational Study.

    To assess whether catheter replacement is associated with better clinical outcomes in individuals with long-term urinary catheters.

    Prospective, noninterventional study.

    Individuals (mean age 79.

    Published December 9, 2018