Visszatéro hólyaghurut bizonyítékokon alapuló korszeru megelozési lehetoségei

Translated title of the contribution: Possibilites of modern, evidence based prevention of recurrent cystitis

Máté Ganyecz, Béla Köves, P. Tenke

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Recurrent cystitis is a very common disease in women; every second women experiences at least one episode of acute cystitis during their lifetime, and in 20% of the cases it develops to recurrent cystitis. The disease also has a significant negative impact on quality of life. In 60% percent of the cases mild-severe depression can be shown, which can be reduced by 30-40% with the properly chosen prophylaxis. Therefore the up-to-date knowledge of the evidence based recommendations on disease management is mandatory to all clinicans dealing with this patient group. In case of a recurrent urinary tract infection treatment of the actual episode is not enough. Rather, emphasis has to be placed on appropriate prevention strategy. Alway non-antimicrobial methods has to be preferred as first choice, antibiotic prophylaxis should be considered only when the nonantimicrobials have been unsuccessful. In this review the authors summarise the evidence based management options of recurrent urinary tract infections in detail, based on the guideline recommendations of the European Association of Urology.

Translated title of the contributionPossibilites of modern, evidence based prevention of recurrent cystitis
Original languageHungarian
Pages (from-to)101-106
Number of pages6
JournalLege Artis Medicinae
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2016

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