Cefuroxime versus amoxycillin in treatment of urinary tract infection in children
- At: 2005 FIP Congress in Cairo (Egypt)
- Type: Poster
- By: ACIU, Mariana (University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Craiova, Romania)
- Co-author(s): Calina, Daniela (University of Medicine and Pharmacy, CRAIOVA, Romania)
Popescu, Florica (University of Medicine and Pharmacy, CRAIOVA, Romania)
Bejenaru, Ludovic (University of Medicine and Pharmacy, CRAIOVA, Romania)
AIMS: To investigate the clinical effect of parenteral Cefuroxime (CFX) and Amoxycillin (AMX) in children admitted to hospital for infection of urinary tract.
METHODS: 34 children (age 2 to 13 years) were selected for this study. The clinical criteria for selection were: fever, bacteriuria assessed by bladder puncture, positive C reactiv protein.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.