The real risk factors for severe, febrile UTIs in SCI patients

Forfatter Anna Mars, 15-7-2021

In the current article the risk profiles are defined for frequent and/or severe febrile UTIs requiring hospital treatment. From the results obtained in this study a basic strategy for treatment of symptomatic infections is formulated.

Urinary tract infection (UTI) is a common complication in patients with SCI and may cause or worsen autonomic symptoms with a huge impact on quality of-life.

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Emne: UrinVejsInfektioner (UVI), Catheter-associated UTI (CAUTI)

Which bladder management method is best for Urinary Tract Infection prevention?

Forfatter Anna Mars, 11-5-2020

Given the great variability in the definitions used to diagnose Urinary Tract Infection (UTI), this review will aid in providing an overview of the joint clinical evidence between the different bladder management methods with regard to UTI risk.

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Emne: ren intermitterende kateterisering (RIK), UrinVejsInfektioner (UVI)