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UTIs in adults - Key questions (1.5 CPD hours)

Urological surgeon Professor Christopher Chapple answers questions from GP Dr Julian Spinks on cystitis, antibiotics and managing UTIs in elderly patients

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Urological surgeon Professor Christopher Chapple answers questions from GP Dr Julian Spinks on cystitis, antibiotics and managing UTIs in elderly patients

Learning objectives

 

This module will give a primary care focused overview of diagnosing and managing UTIs in adults including:

Empirical treatment of cystitis

The clinical value of urine dipstick analysis in diagnosing UTI

Managing elderly patients with a positive dipstick but who are asymptomatic

Antibiotic choice and length of course

Non-antibiotic treatments

UTIs in patients with catheters

UTIs in pregnancy

 

This module is free for all registered members until 2 May 2012.

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