Several factors were associated with an increased risk of UTI recurrence. These included antibiotic exposure prior to treatment, pyelonephritis on diagnosis date, having a follow-up visit during antibiotic treatment, receiving parenteral antibiotics.
A list of medications routinely prescribed in primary care practice that should be used cautiously or avoided in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) was compiled in a recently published study in the Annals of Pharmacotherapy.
In second study, plazomicin may be beneficial for carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae infections
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