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Archive of Urological Research

Recent articles to be released shortly in Volume-2

Urinary tract infection related to hospitalized patients: A Review

Published On: October 05, 2017 | Pages: 001 - 004

Author(s): Mateus Ferreira de Siqueira e Silva1, Flávia Cristina Rodrigues de Sena, Ferdinando Agostinho, Karlla Kristinna Almeida Medeiros, Camila Botelho Miguel and Wellington Francisco Rodrigues*
Urinary tract infection (UTI) is the most common type of bacterial infection acquired in a hospital and may affect the upper (pyelonephritis) or lower urinary tract (cystitis). UTIs associated with bladder catheterization are extremely common, with infection occurring due to the use of contaminated materials, lack of aseptic insertion techniques, or prolonged cathe ...
Abstract View Full Article View DOI: 10.17352/aur.000001