Antibiotic treatment in kidneys of unequal function
- Urinary Tract Infections: What you should know about UTI in Pets. // Share Guide;Nov/Dec2010, Issue 112, p55
The article presents a reprint of the article "Urinary Tract Infections: What You Should Know About UTI in Pets," by Drs. Foster & Smith Educational Staff. It mentions the causes on the development of urinary tract infection (UTI) in animals particularly on dogs and cats. It also states that UTI...
- Diagnosis and Treatment of Acute Pyelonephritis in Women. COLGAN, RICHARD; WILLIAMS, MOZELLA; JOHNSON, JAMES R. // American Family Physician;9/1/2011, Vol. 84 Issue 5, p519
Acute pyelonephritis is a common bacterial infection of the renal pelvis and kidney most often seen in young adult women. History and physical examination are the most useful tools for diagnosis. Most patients have fever, although it may be absent early in the illness. Flank pain is nearly...
- Drug Dosing in Patients With Impaired Renal Function. Brater, D. C. // Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics;Nov2009, Vol. 86 Issue 5, p483
Renal function can affect disposition and response to drugs in a variety of ways. This review discusses the principles underlying such responses, with particular emphasis on how changes in disposition parameters affect dosing decisions.
- A rare presentation of renal Wegener granulomatosis in a child. D'Hauwe, Riet; Lerut, Evelyne; Breysem, Luc; Smet, Marleen // Pediatric Radiology;Sep2011, Vol. 41 Issue 9, p1212
We present a rare case of Wegener granulomatosis of the kidney in childhood. The diagnosis was suggested on imaging due to a combination of clinical symptoms, the lack of improvement with antibiotic therapy, and the absence of signs of inflammation on renal imaging. It was confirmed by...
- ROLE OF CYTOTOXIC THERAPY IN IDIOPATHIC MEMBRANOUS NEPHROPATHY: SINGLE CENTER EXPERIENCE. K., Gohel; U., Hegde; S., Gang; A., Ganju; M., Rajapurkar // Indian Journal of Nephrology;Jul-Sep2007, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p119
Background: About 40% of idiopathic membranous nephropathy patients will progress to CKD V. Outcome with immunosuppression is not uniform and guaranteed. Aim: To assess the outcome of patients with idiopathic membranous nephropathy with cytotoxic therapy versus Angiotensin Converting Enzyme...
- Urinary tract infections in women. // Mayo Clinic Health Letter;Feb2013, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p6
The article discusses urinary tract infections (UTI) in women. UTI is generally a bacterial infection that can affect any part of the urinary tract, and when treated promptly, it is generally curable. Some of the classic signs and symptoms include pain and burning sensation when urinating,...
- Principles of Appropriate Antibiotic Use: Part IV. Acute Pharyngitis. Ressel, Genevieve // American Family Physician;9/1/2001, Vol. 64 Issue 5, p870
Part IV. Focuses on the principles of appropriate antibiotic use in acute pharyngitis. Diagnosis of acute pharyngitis; Treatment for acute pharyngitis; Recommendations on the selection of patients with acute pharyngitis for antibiotic therapy.
- Death in the post. MacKenzie, Debora // New Scientist;12/1/2001, Vol. 172 Issue 2319, p14
Reports on the death of postal worker due to anthrax in the United States. Contamination through letters; Antibiotic treatment for the relatives; Inhalation cases in people over fifty.
- ANTIBIOTIC DRUG RESEARCH. Cormican, Martin; Vellinga, Akke // BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;5/19/2012, Vol. 344 Issue 7857, p34
A letter to the editor in response to the article "Antibiotic drug research and development," by J-P. Paccaud in the April 11, 2012 issue is presented.