A prospective evaluation of the management of acute pyelonephritis in adults referred to urologists.

@article{Gujral2003APE,
  title={A prospective evaluation of the management of acute pyelonephritis in adults referred to urologists.},
  author={Shruti Gujral and Christopher R Bell and Leilah Dare and Patrick J Smith and Rajendra A Persad},
  journal={International journal of clinical practice},
  year={2003},
  volume={57 3},
  pages={238-40}
}
In order to assess whether it is appropriate and clinically efficient to admit adults with 'clinically diagnosed' acute pyelonephritis (APN) under urologists, as is current practice in many NHS hospitals, a prospective study was undertaken over nine months in an NHS teaching hospital. Thirty-nine patients with clinical APN were admitted to the urology unit… CONTINUE READING