Comparison of nitinol urethral stent infections with indwelling catheter-associated urinary-tract infections


Egilmez T., Aridogan A. , Yachia D., Hassin D.

JOURNAL OF ENDOUROLOGY, cilt.20, ss.272-277, 2006 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 20 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2006
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1089/end.2006.20.272
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF ENDOUROLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.272-277

Özet

Background and Purpose: To determine the efficacy of intraurethral metal stents in preventing or eradicating urinary-tract infections (UTI) during the management of bladder outlet obstruction (BOO) by comparing the frequency and nature of the infections with indwelling-catheter-associated UTI.