Urinary Tract Infections Cochrane Pediatric Emergency Medicine Reviews

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Cochrane Systematic Review: Cranberries for treating urinary tract infections


Jepson RG, Mihaljevic L, Craig J

OBJECTIVES: To assess the effectiveness of cranberries for the treatment of urinary tract infections.

Cochrane Systematic Review: Interventions for primary vesicoureteric reflux


Nagler EV, Williams G, Hodson EM, Craig JC

OBJECTIVES: To evaluate the benefits and harms of different treatment options for primary VUR.

Cochrane Systematic Review: Modes of administration of antibiotics for symptomatic severe urinary tract infections


Pohl A

OBJECTIVES: To assess whether the mode of administration of antibiotic therapy for severe UTI has an effect on cure rate, reinfection rate and kidney scarring.

Cochrane Systematic Review: Short versus standard duration oral antibiotic therapy for acute urinary tract infection in children


Michael M, Hodson EM, Craig JC, Martin S, Moyer VA

OBJECTIVES: The objective of this review was to assess the benefits and harms of short-course (2-4 days) compared to standard duration (7-14 days) oral antibiotic treatment for acute UTI in children.

Cochrane Systematic Review: Antibiotics for treating lower urinary tract infection in children


Fitzgerald A, Mori R, Lakhanpaul M, Tullus K

OBJECTIVES: This review aims to summarise the benefits and harms of antibiotics for treating lower UTI in children.