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Volume 35, Issue 7
Publication date: January 1, 2015
January 1, 2018
Evaluation and Management of Urinary Tract Infection in Infants and Children
Douglas E. Coplen, MD (Moderator)
Associate Professor of Surgery, Division of Urologic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine; Director of Pediatric Urology, St. Louis Children’s Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri
S. Paul Hmiel, MD
Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Nephrology; Director, Pediatric Kidney Transplant Program, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis Children’s Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri
Gino J. Vricella, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery, Division of Pediatric Urology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis Children’s Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri
After completing this activity, the physician should be better able to:
Discriminate those infants and children who should be screened for a urinary tract infection (UTI).
Establish the diagnosis of UTI in infants and children.
Describe the appropriate treatment of UTI in infants and children.
Describe the American Academy of Pediatrics 2011 guidelines for imaging of infants and children after the first UTI.
List the rationale for antimicrobial prophylaxis in infants and children with a UTI.