The Need for Improved Detection of Urinary Tract Infections in Young Children


BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES An estimated 400,000 urinary tract infections (UTIs) are diagnosed annually in children aged <3 years in the United States; yet >50% of febrile UTIs may be missed in this population. Here, we explored possible barriers to diagnosing febrile UTIs in very young children through social research of community pediatricians. METHODS… (More)
DOI: 10.3389/fped.2017.00024