Dipstick only urinalysis screen for the pediatric emergency room
- The Role Of Cytological Examination Of Urine In The Diagnosis Of Urinary Tract Infections. AL-Saimary, Ihsan E.; Jassim, Hanadi A.; AL-Saimary, Adil E.; AL-Mousawi, Raghad SH.; Taha, Safwan A.; AL-Timimi, Adil A. // Internet Journal of Infectious Diseases;2007, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p6
The cytological examination of (158) urine specimens was carried out in this study. It has been found that 105 (66.4%) samples gave positive results for urinary tract infection (U.T.I). Pus cells were found prevalent among other cell types (93.3%) of all positive UTI cases followed by epithelial...
- Talk to the Doctor. Minkin, Mary Jane; Hanlon, Toby // Prevention;Sep99, Vol. 51 Issue 9, p83
Discusses the uses of home testing kits for urinary tract infections (UTI) and how most doctors will want to get a urine sample anyway. The unlikelihood of getting a prescription for the UTI over the phone with a doctor; The need for a urine analysis to be sure of which bacteria is causing the...
- Complicated UTI: Effective treatment in the long-term care setting. McCue, Jack D. // Geriatrics;Sep2000, Vol. 55 Issue 9, p48
Explores the issues associated with diagnosis and clinical management of complicated urinary tract infection (UTI). Differences between uncomplicated and complicated UTI; Role of asymptomatic bacteriuria; Recommendations for pharmacologic treatment of UTI; Reliability of urinalysis in UTI diagnosis.
- Use of dipsticks for routine analysis of urine from children with acute abdominal pain. Woodward, M.N.; Griffiths, D.M. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);6/5/93, Vol. 306 Issue 6891, p1512
Examines the effectiveness of dipsticks technique for routine analysis of urine from children with acute abdominal pain in Great Britain. Diagnosis of urinary tract infection; Comparison of using dipstick to test urine analysis for markers with urine analysis; Indications of sterility of the urine.
- urinalysis. Peters, Michael // BMA A-Z Family Medical Encyclopedia;2004, p772
An encyclopedia entry for "urinalysis" is presented. This is referred to as the tests carried out on urine to measure its physical characteristics, identify abnormalities, and detect infectious organisms through urine culture, and chemical testing such as dipstick urinalysis. Other indicated...
- Predicting Urinary Tract Infections In a Urogynecology Population. Kuklinski, Deborah; Koduri, Sumana // Urologic Nursing;Feb2008, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p56
The article presents a study that investigated the reliability of dipstick in predicting urinary tract infections (UTI) in a urogynecology population. The researchers reviewed data from the period 2002 to 2004 on patients who underwent initial diagnosis using retrospective correlational design....
- Recurrent urinary tract infection in women. Car, Josip; Sheikh, Aziz; McPerson, Ann; Waller, Deborah // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);11/22/2003, Vol. 327 Issue 7425, p1204
Presents a ten minute consultation on a 23 year old female student who was complaining of urinary frequency and pain on micturition. Issues to be covered with the patient; Narrowing of diagnosis; Course of action in the treatment of disease found; Counseling of the patient.
- The value of uroflow in evaluating LUTS (Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms) in men; ten years of experience. Manu-Marin, A.; R. Neamtu; Calomfirescu, N.; Neamtu, M.; Vesa, L.; Belinski, C.; Neicutescu, C. // Romanian Journal of Urology;Sep2009, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p14
Introduction & Objectives: The scope of this article is to review the technique of uroflow, the definitions of the ICS (International Continence Society), the data that are a must in results presentation, and the artifacts that can influence the results. Uroflowmetry is a noninvasive test to...
- Evoluzione della nostra esperienza nella diagnosi e terapia delle infezioni urinarie. // Urologia;2009, Vol. 76 Issue 2, p140
No abstract available.