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Use of antibiotics for urinary tract infection in institutionalized and home-dwelling elderly

  • At: Amsterdam (the Netherlands) (2012)
  • Type: Poster
  • By: HAASUM, Ylva (Karolinska Institutet, Aging Research Center, Stockholm, Sweden)
  • Co-author(s): Fastbom, J. (Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden)
    Johnell, K. (Aging Research Center, Stockholm, Sweden)
  • Abstract:


    To compare the use of urinary tract infection (UTI) antibiotics between institutionalized and home-dwelling elderly.

    In this register based study of 1 347 564 institutionalized and home-dwelling Swedes aged 65 years, we studied the use of quinolones (ciprofloxacin, norfloxacin), pivmecillinam, trimethoprim and nitrofurantoin on 30


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