Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Christopher Chiu
    Pages 1-10
  3. Daniel Cohen, Ranan Dasgupta
    Pages 25-32
  4. Taufiq Shaikh, Ranan Dasgupta
    Pages 45-51
  5. Uwais Bashir Mufti, Ranan Dasgupta
    Pages 53-57
  6. Henry A. Lee, Dominic King
    Pages 59-72
  7. Ranan Dasgupta
    Pages 73-74
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 75-77

About this book

Introduction

The causative organisms of Urinary Tract Infection are dynamic in terms of their virulence and resistance patterns, leading to challenges in the prevention and treatment of urinary infection. This is of relevance in both primary and secondary care, and many of the challenges are similar in both developed and developing countries alike. UTI is also associated with considerable cost in terms of morbidity, economic and research expenditure.

Written by an exceptional and well-known team of clinical experts, the purpose of Urinary Tract Infections addresses key questions facing physicians about this condition. This book is written primarily for general physicians who wish to have a broad understanding of a number of important issues concerning infection in parts of the urinary tract. Specialists may also find the book useful as a quick reference guide.

Keywords

Urinary tract infection

Editors and affiliations

  • Abhay Rané
    • 1
  • Ranan Dasgupta
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of UrologyEast Surrey HospitalRedhillUnited Kingdom
  2. 2.Department of UrologyImperial College Health Care NHS Trust St Mary's HospitalLondonUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4471-4709-1
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag London 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, London
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4471-4708-4
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4471-4709-1
  • About this book