Outbreak of urinary tract infections by Salmonella spp. after cystoscopic manipulation.

@article{Jimeno2016OutbreakOU,
  title={Outbreak of urinary tract infections by Salmonella spp. after cystoscopic manipulation.},
  author={Antonio J. Jimeno and Mar{\'i}a del Mar Alcalde and Montserrat Ortiz and A. Navarro Rodriguez and B Alcaraz and Francisco Orlando Cisternas Vera},
  journal={Actas urologicas espanolas},
  year={2016},
  volume={40 10},
  pages={646-649}
}
INTRODUCTION Cystoscopes are used for diagnostic and therapeutic purposes and can be vehicles for transmitting healthcare-associated infections. Performing urine cultures before manipulation or administering prophylaxis is determined by the presence or not of risk factors for urinary tract infection. METHODS Between October and November 2014, we… CONTINUE READING