A prospective study of ceftriaxone treatment in acute pyelonephritis caused by extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing bacteria.

@article{Suankratay2008APS,
  title={A prospective study of ceftriaxone treatment in acute pyelonephritis caused by extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing bacteria.},
  author={Chusana Suankratay and Kamonwan Jutivorakool and Supunnee Jirajariyavej},
  journal={Journal of the Medical Association of Thailand = Chotmaihet thangphaet},
  year={2008},
  volume={91 8},
  pages={1172-81}
}
BACKGROUND Much controversy exists as to whether cephalosporin treatment is appropriate for infections caused by ESBL-producing organisms because no randomized controlled studies have been performed. OBJECTIVE Evaluate the therapeutic outcomes of ceftriaxone treatment in acute pyelonephritis caused by ESBL-producing Escherichia coli, Klebsiella pneumoniae… CONTINUE READING