Urinary tract infection

Known as: Tract Infections, Urinary, Infections, Urinary Tract, Urinary tract infections 
A bacterial infectious process affecting any part of the urinary tract, most commonly the bladder and the urethra. Symptoms include urinary urgency… (More)

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1936-2017
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Guidelines for the diagnosis, prevention, and management of persons with catheter-associated urinary tract infection (CA-UTI… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Urinary tract infections (UTIs) are one of the most common bacterial infections and are predominantly caused by… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
The urinary tract functions in close proximity to the outside environment, yet must remain free of microbial colonization to… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
A uropathogenic Escherichia coli strain CFT073-specific DNA microarray that includes each open reading frame was used to analyze… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Escherichia coli entry into the bladder is met with potent innate defenses, including neutrophil influx and epithelial… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Panton-Valentine leukocidin (PVL) is a cytotoxin that causes leukocyte destruction and tissue necrosis. It is produced by fewer… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE To describe the epidemiology of nosocomial infections in medical intensive care units (ICUs) in the United States… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Although acute urinary tract infections are common in young women, the associated risk factors have not been defined… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
OBJECTIVE To determine the prevalence of intensive care unit (ICU)-acquired infections and the risk factors for these infections… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Urinary tract infection (UTI), a relatively common cause of fever in infancy, usually consists of pyelonephritis and may cause… (More)
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