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Alternative approaches to conventional treatment of acute uncomplicated urinary tract infection in women.
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PMID:  23378124     Owner:  NLM     Status:  PubMed-not-MEDLINE    
The increasing resistance of uropathogens to antibiotics and recognition of the generally self-limiting nature of uncomplicated urinary tract infection (UTI) suggest that it is time to reconsider empirical treatment of UTI using antibiotics. Identifying new and effective strategies to prevent recurrences and alternative treatment strategies are a high priority. We review the recent literature regarding the effects of functional food products, probiotics, vaccines, and alternative treatments on treating and preventing UTI.
Betsy Foxman; Miatta Buxton
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Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Current infectious disease reports     Volume:  15     ISSN:  1523-3847     ISO Abbreviation:  Curr Infect Dis Rep     Publication Date:  2013 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2013-04-08     Completed Date:  2013-04-09     Revised Date:  2014-04-02    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  100888983     Medline TA:  Curr Infect Dis Rep     Country:  United States    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  124-9     Citation Subset:  -    
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