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Urinary Incontinence Urology

A Large Multicenter Prospective Study of Community-Onset Healthcare Associated Bacteremic Urinary Tract Infections in the Era of Multidrug Resistance: Even Worse than Hospital Acquired Infections?

Oct 11, 2021

Healthcare-associated (HCA) infections represent a growing public health problem. The aim of this study was to compare community-onset healthcare associated (CO-HCA) bacteremic urinary tract infection...

Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion: Single Institutional Review of Complications and Associated Variables.

Oct 04, 2021

As more patients undergo anterior lumbar interbody fusion (ALIF) procedures and more devices are created for that purpose, it is important to understand the complications that can arise and the variab...

Antimicrobial Resistance Patterns and ESBL of Uropathogens Isolated from Adult Females in Najran Region of Saudi Arabia.

Sep 27, 2021

To explore the prevalence of urinary tract infections (UTIs) among female patients in the Najran region of Saudi Arabia and determine their antimicrobial resistance pattern.This study was conducted on...

Evolution and Transformation of Uterine Transplantation: A Systematic Review of Surgical Techniques and Outcomes.

Sep 20, 2021

 Uterine transplantation (UTx) is acknowledged to be on the second (2A) of five steps of development in accordance with the staging system for the evaluation of surgical innovations. Accordingly, we...

Biochar Adsorbents for Arsenic Removal from Water Environment: A Review.

Sep 20, 2021

Arsenic intake can cause human health disorders to the lungs, urinary tract, kidney, liver, hyper-pigmentation, muscles, neurological and even cancer. Biochar is potent, economical and ecologically so...

Antibiotic Resistance to Escherichia coli among Urine Culture-Positive Patients in a Tertiary Care Hospital in Nepal: A Descriptive Cross-sectional Study.

Sep 13, 2021

Urinary tract infection is treated by the antibiotic sensitivity pattern of uropathogens in our population. Present infection cases have been showing an increase in resistance to the current first-lin...

Urinary Incontinence among Pregnant Women in Third Trimester of Pregnancy in a Tertiary Care Center: A Descriptive Cross-sectional Study.

Sep 13, 2021

Urinary incontinence is an involuntary passage of urine. The aim of the study was to find the prevalence of urinary incontinence among pregnant women in the third trimester of pregnancy at a tertiary ...

Association of lead and cadmium exposure with kidney stone incidence: A study on the non-occupational population in Nandan of China.

Sep 13, 2021

Environmental lead (Pb) and cadmium (Cd) pollution has been considered a risk factor in the etiology of kidney stones. However, the association between Pb and Cd exposure and kidney stone incidence ha...

Bacterial infections in patients hospitalized with COVID-19.

Aug 19, 2021

Bacterial infections may complicate the course of COVID-19 patients. The rate and predictors of bacterial infections were examined in patients consecutively admitted with COVID-19 at one tertiary hosp...

Quantifying Urinary and Sexual Dysfunction Following Pelvic Fracture.

Aug 19, 2021

To quantify the severity of urinary and sexual dysfunction, and to evaluate the relationship between urinary and sexual dysfunction, injury, and treatment factors in patients with pelvic fracture.Pros...

Spinal interneurons of the lower urinary tract circuits.

Aug 16, 2021

The storage and elimination of urine requires coordinated activity between muscles of the bladder and the urethra. This coordination is orchestrated by a complex system containing spinal, midbrain and...

Effect of Pharmacist Audit on Antibiotic Duration for Pneumonia and Urinary Tract Infection.

Aug 12, 2021

To assess the effect of clinical pharmacists in daily audits, under the direction of an antimicrobial stewardship program, of antibiotic treatment durations for the common inpatient disease states of ...

Ceftazidime-Avibactam for the Treatment of Serious Gram-Negative Infections with Limited Treatment Options: A Systematic Literature Review.

Aug 12, 2021

A systematic literature review was undertaken to evaluate real-world use of ceftazidime-avibactam for infections due to aerobic Gram-negative organisms in adults with limited treatment options.Literat...

ANTIBIOTIC DURATION AFTER URETHROPLASTY: AN ATTEMPT AT IMPROVING ANTIBIOTIC STEWARDSHIP.

Aug 12, 2021

To evaluate if decreasing postop abx prophylaxis affects UTI and wound infection rates in patients following urethroplasty.A retrospective review of patients who underwent urethroplasty from 9/2017 - ...

Effects of a gamma-secretase inhibitor of notch signalling on transforming growth factor β1-induced urethral fibrosis.

Aug 09, 2021

Urethral stricture (US) is a common disorder of the lower urinary tract in men caused by fibrosis. The recurrence rate of US is high; however, there are no effective therapies to prevent or treat uret...

The efficacy and safety of mirabegron in treating ureteral stent-related symptoms: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

Aug 09, 2021

This meta-analysis aimed to assess the efficacy and safety of mirabegron in treating ureteral stent-related symptoms.MEDLINE, EMBASE, and the Cochrane Controlled Trials Register were searched to ident...

Correlations between bladder wall thickness and clinical manifestations in female patients with detrusor underactivity and detrusor overactivity-with-detrusor underactivity.

Aug 05, 2021

Among female patients with lower urinary tract symptoms, detrusor underactivity (DU) and detrusor overactivity-with-detrusor underactivity (DO-DU) are two common diagnoses. Here, we investigated the c...

The Environmental Role of Hydration in Kidney Health and Disease.

Aug 05, 2021

Clinical Background: Hydration status, which is influenced by environment and self-behavior is associated with kidney health and disease. Epidemiology: Lack of safe water, sanitation, and high tempera...

Kidney disease profile and encountered problems during follow-up in Syrian refugee children: a multicenter retrospective study.

Aug 02, 2021

Children are one of the most vulnerable groups in conflict zones, especially those with chronic diseases. This study aimed to investigate kidney disease profiles and problems during follow-up in a pop...

Amyloidosis of the urinary bladder: a systematic review and a proposed management algorithm.

Jul 29, 2021

To propose an algorithm for the management of bladder amyloidosis based on a systematic review of the literature, given that the bladder is the second most commonly affected organ of the urinary tract...