• Medicine
  • Published 2014

Urinary Tract Infection after Urodynamic study: Who is more likely to get this?

@inproceedings{Emmanuel2014UrinaryTI,
  title={Urinary Tract Infection after Urodynamic study: Who is more likely to get this?},
  author={N. Ezeokafor Emmanuel and Lindsey A Robinson and Zahoor Fazili and Shikohe Masood},
  year={2014}
}
Hypothesis / aims of study Urodynamics (UDS) is a valuable investigation in the management of patients with lower urinary tract symptoms. It is a minimally invasive procedure that involves insertion of filling/pressure lines in the bladder. Urinary tract infection (UTI) is a known complication of catheterising the bladder. UTI after UDS is well documented, with the reported incidence of de novo bacteriuria after UDS in the range of 1.5%-36%. This prospective study was carried out in order to… CONTINUE READING