Pilot randomized, placebo controlled trial to investigate the effect of antibiotic prophylaxis on the rate of urinary tract infection in infants with prenatal hydronephrosis.

@article{Braga2014PilotRP,
  title={Pilot randomized, placebo controlled trial to investigate the effect of antibiotic prophylaxis on the rate of urinary tract infection in infants with prenatal hydronephrosis.},
  author={Luis H P Braga and Julia Pemberton and Jessie Heaman and Jorge Demaria and Armando J. Lorenzo},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  year={2014},
  volume={191 5 Suppl},
  pages={1501-7}
}
PURPOSE We determined the feasibility of a clinical trial of continuous antibiotic prophylaxis to prevent urinary tract infections in children with prenatal hydronephrosis. MATERIALS AND METHODS We piloted a blinded, randomized, placebo controlled study of the urinary tract infection rate in infants with grades III-IV prenatal hydronephrosis at our institution between August 2010 and June 2013. Study exclusion criteria were grades I/II prenatal hydronephrosis, vesicoureteral reflux… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 1 time over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS

From This Paper

Figures, tables, results, connections, and topics extracted from this paper.
8 Extracted Citations
0 Extracted References
Similar Papers

Citing Papers

Publications influenced by this paper.
Showing 1-8 of 8 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…