Urinary Tract Infection

Clinical Perspectives on Urinary Tract Infection

Editors: Rane, Abhay, Dasgupta, Ranan (Eds.)

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About this book

The causative organisms of Urinary Tract Infection are dynamic in terms of their virulence and resistance patterns, leading to challenges in the prevention and treatment of urinary infection. This is of relevance in both primary and secondary care, and many of the challenges are similar in both developed and developing countries alike. UTI is also associated with considerable cost in terms of morbidity, economic and research expenditure.

Written by an exceptional and well-known team of clinical experts, the purpose of Urinary Tract Infections addresses key questions facing physicians about this condition. This book is written primarily for general physicians who wish to have a broad understanding of a number of important issues concerning infection in parts of the urinary tract. Specialists may also find the book useful as a quick reference guide.

About the authors

Abhay Rané MS FRCS(Urol)

Clinical Professor of Urology,

East Surrey Hospital

Redhill RH1 5RH

Ranan Dasgupta, MBBChir MA MD FRCS(Urol)

Department of Urology,

Imperial College Health Care NHS Trust,

St Mary’s Hospital, UK

Reviews

From the reviews:

“This is intended as a practical guide to the etiology and current management of patients with urinary tract infections. … The book is intended for anyone who manages patients with urinary tract infections, particularly primary care practitioners. It serves as a useful rapid reference for specialists as well. … This book offers primary care practitioners an overview of the current approach to the diagnosis and management of patients with urinary infections.” (Perry R. Weiner, Doody’s Book Reviews, January, 2014)

Table of contents (8 chapters)

  • Definitions, Classifications, and Antibiotics

    Chiu, Christopher

    Pages 1-10

  • Diagnosis and Management of Infections of the Urinary Tract

    Grabe, Magnus

    Pages 11-24

  • Clinical Dilemmas

    Cohen, Daniel (et al.)

    Pages 25-32

  • Tuberculosis, AIDS, and Other Uncommon Urinary Tract Infections

    Symes, Andrew (et al.)

    Pages 33-44

  • Urinary Tract Infection in Diabetic Patients

    Shaikh, Taufiq (et al.)

    Pages 45-51

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Urinary Tract Infection
Book Subtitle
Clinical Perspectives on Urinary Tract Infection
Editors
  • Abhay Rane
  • Ranan Dasgupta
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer-Verlag London
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag London
eBook ISBN
978-1-4471-4709-1
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4471-4709-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4471-4708-4
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4471-5997-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 77
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