Dipstick only urinalysis screen for the pediatric emergency room
- "Back to the Future" with Urinalysis: Part 1. Williams, Leslie // Journal of Continuing Education Topics & Issues;Jan2014, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p30
No abstract available.
- 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.
- 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....
- 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.
- Antibody-coated bacteria in urinary tract infections. Thomas, Virginia L.; Forland, Marvin // Kidney International;Jan1982, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p1
Evaluates the clinical application of the test for antibody-coated bacteria (ACB) in urinary tract infections. Determination of the usefulness of the test in defining populations for epidemiologic and therapeutic studies; Prognostic usefulness of the test in following the clinical course of the...