Send to

Choose Destination
Ann Intern Med. 2017 Oct 3;167(7):ITC49-ITC64. doi: 10.7326/AITC201710030.

Urinary Tract Infection.

Author information

From VA Boston Healthcare System and Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts; Center for Innovations in Quality, Effectiveness, and Safety at the Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas; and Houston VA Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas.


Urinary tract infections (UTIs) are common in both inpatient and outpatient settings. This article provides an evidence-based, clinically relevant overview of management of UTIs, including screening, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention. Conditions covered include acute cystitis (both uncomplicated and complicated), catheter-associated UTI, and asymptomatic bacteriuria in both women and men.

[Indexed for MEDLINE]

Supplemental Content

Full text links

Icon for Silverchair Information Systems
Loading ...
Support Center