Antibiotics for the prevention of urinary tract infection in children: A systematic review of randomized controlled trials.

Abstract

OBJECTIVE The objective was to evaluate the effectiveness of low-dose, long-term antibiotics for the prevention of symptomatic urinary tract infection (UTI) in children. DESIGN This was a systematic review of randomized controlled trials with a random effects model meta-analysis. PARTICIPANTS Five trials involving 463 children were performed. RESULTS… (More)

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@article{Williams2001AntibioticsFT, title={Antibiotics for the prevention of urinary tract infection in children: A systematic review of randomized controlled trials.}, author={Gary M Williams and Anna Lee and Jonathan C Craig}, journal={The Journal of pediatrics}, year={2001}, volume={138 6}, pages={868-74} }