Efficacy of cranberry in prevention of urinary tract infection in a susceptible pediatric population.

@article{Foda1995EfficacyOC,
  title={Efficacy of cranberry in prevention of urinary tract infection in a susceptible pediatric population.},
  author={M M Foda and P F Middlebrook and C T Gatfield and Geoff Potvin and George Wells and John Schillinger},
  journal={The Canadian journal of urology},
  year={1995},
  volume={2 1},
  pages={98-102}
}
The objective of the study was to evaluate liquid cranberry products as prophylaxis against bacterial urinary tract infection in a pediatric neuropathic bladder population. Forty cases managed by clean intermittent catheterization with or without pharmacotherapy were enrolled in a randomized single-blind cross-over study. Subjects ingested 15 mL/kg/day of cranberry cocktail or water for six months followed by the reverse for another six months. Initial catheter urine samples and subsequent… CONTINUE READING

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