Antimicrobial catheters for reduction of symptomatic urinary tract infection in adults requiring short-term catheterisation in hospital: a multicentre randomised controlled trial

@article{Pickard2012AntimicrobialCF,
  title={Antimicrobial catheters for reduction of symptomatic urinary tract infection in adults requiring short-term catheterisation in hospital: a multicentre randomised controlled trial},
  author={Robert Howson Pickard and Tony K.T. Lam and Graeme S. MacLennan and Kath Starr and Mary Mueni Kilonzo and Gladys Irene McPherson and Katie Gillies and Alison D. McDonald and Katherine E. Walton and Brian T. Buckley and Cathryn Margaret Anne Glazener and Charles Boachie and Jennifer Burr and John D T Norrie and Luke Vale and Aileen M. Grant and James N'Dow},
  journal={The Lancet},
  year={2012},
  volume={380},
  pages={1927-1935}
}
BACKGROUND Catheter-associated urinary tract infection (CAUTI) is a major preventable cause of harm for patients in hospital. We aimed to establish whether short-term routine use of antimicrobial catheters reduced risk of CAUTI compared with standard polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) catheterisation. METHODS In our parallel, three group, multicentre, randomised controlled superiority trial, we enrolled adults (aged ≥16 years) requiring short-term (≤14 days) catheterisation at 24 hospitals in the… CONTINUE READING
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