Tag Archive: urinary tract infections

Jul 22 2015

Researchers Identify Predictors of Recurrent UTIs

Ron Keren, MD, MPH, at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, and colleagues conducted a research study that aimed to identify the risk factors that may contribute to why some children go on to develop recurrent UTIs.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/researchers-identify-predictors-of-recurrent-utis/

May 07 2014

Prophylactic Antibiotics Cut Rate of Repeat UTIs in Half

The use of prophylactic antibiotics to prevent urinary tract infections associated with vesicoureteral reflux has been controversial, and a multisite clinical trial that The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia participated in is adding to the debate.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/prophylactic-antibiotics-cut-rate-repeat-utis-half/