The need for antibiotic prophylaxis before urodynamic studies


ŞİMŞİR A. , MAMMADOV R., KIZILAY F. , ÖZYURT M. C.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, cilt.41, ss.883-887, 2011 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 41 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2011
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3906/sag-1007-937
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.883-887

Özet

Aim: The use of antibiotic prophylaxis before urodynamic studies (US) is not recommended routinely. We investigated the factors that would enable us to predict bacteriuria that is likely to develop after US, and that make us consider the need for prophylaxis.