Extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing bacteria causing community-acquired urinary tract infections in children

@article{Megged2014ExtendedspectrumB,
  title={Extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing bacteria causing community-acquired urinary tract infections in children},
  author={Orli Megged},
  journal={Pediatric Nephrology},
  year={2014},
  volume={29},
  pages={1583-1587}
}
Extended-spectrum β-lactamase (ESBL)-producing bacteria are infrequent pathogens of community-acquired (CA) urinary tract infections (UTIs) in children. The aim of this study was to assess the frequency of and identify risk factors for CA-UTIs due to ESBL-producing microorganisms (CA-ESBL-UTI). The medical records of all children diagnosed with CA-ESBL-UTI at our medical center between 2003 and 2013 were reviewed. Patients with non-ESBL-UTIs during the same period were included as controls… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 2 times over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 12 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-9 of 9 references

Urinary tract infection : clinical practice guideline for the diagnosis and management of the initial UTI in febrile infants and children 2 to 24 months

  • KB Roberts
  • Pediatrics
  • 2011

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…