Cranberry is not effective for the prevention or treatment of urinary tract infections in individuals with spinal cord injury

@article{Opperman2010CranberryIN,
  title={Cranberry is not effective for the prevention or treatment of urinary tract infections in individuals with spinal cord injury},
  author={E. Opperman},
  journal={Spinal Cord},
  year={2010},
  volume={48},
  pages={451-456}
}
  • E. Opperman
  • Published 2010
  • Medicine
  • Spinal Cord
  • Study design:Literature review.Objectives:Urinary tract infections (UTIs) are the most common medical complication experienced by individuals with spinal cord injury (SCI). Recent research presents conflicting evidence regarding use of cranberry in reducing growth and colonization of uroepithelial cells by uropathogenic bacteria. The objective was to determine whether the literature supports the use of cranberry in preventing or treating UTIs in the SCI population.Methods:MEDLINE was searched… CONTINUE READING
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