Antibiotic of Choice in Elderly Patient with Urinary Tract Infections
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Poster
- By: HUANG, Mei-Jung (Show Chwan Memorial Hospital, Pharmacy, Changhua, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Wang, Chung-Hsuan (Show Chwan Memorial Hospital, Changhua, China Taiwan)
Huang, Chin-Ling (Show Chwan Memorial Hospital, Changhua, China Taiwan)
Urinary tract infections are the most common infections in the elderly. Community and long term care institutions for the elderly bacterial infections were 25% and 30% for urinary tract infections, the most common pathogenic bacteria Escherichia coli infection. Difficult-to-treat infections caused by gram-negative pathogens are common .. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.