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Antibiotic prophylaxis for short-term catheter bladder drainage in adults

  1. Gail Lusardi1,*,
  2. Allyson Lipp1,
  3. Christine Shaw2

Editorial Group: Cochrane Incontinence Group

Published Online: 3 JUL 2013

Assessed as up-to-date: 31 OCT 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005428.pub2


How to Cite

Lusardi G, Lipp A, Shaw C. Antibiotic prophylaxis for short-term catheter bladder drainage in adults. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 7. Art. No.: CD005428. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005428.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Care Sciences, University of South Wales, Faculty of Health, Sport and Science, Pontypridd, UK

  2. 2

    Department of Care Sciences, University of South Wales,, Faculty of Health, Sport and Science, Rhondda Cynon Taff, UK

*Gail Lusardi, Faculty of Health, Sport and Science, Department of Care Sciences, University of South Wales, Glyntaff, Pontypridd, CF37 1DL, UK. glusardi@glam.ac.uk.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 3 JUL 2013

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[Figure 1]
Figure 1. PRISMA study flow diagram.
[Figure 2]
Figure 2. 'Risk of bias' graph: review authors' judgements about each risk of bias item presented as percentages across all included studies.
[Figure 3]
Figure 3. 'Risk of bias' summary: review authors' judgements about each risk of bias item for each included study.
[Analysis 1.1]
Analysis 1.1. Comparison 1 Antibiotic prophylaxis versus no prophylaxis, Outcome 1 Number of people with asymptomatic bacteriuria (surgical patients).
[Analysis 1.2]
Analysis 1.2. Comparison 1 Antibiotic prophylaxis versus no prophylaxis, Outcome 2 Number of people with asymptomatic bacteriuria (Non-surgical patients).
[Analysis 1.3]
Analysis 1.3. Comparison 1 Antibiotic prophylaxis versus no prophylaxis, Outcome 3 Number of people with symptomatic bacteriuria / UTI.
[Analysis 1.4]
Analysis 1.4. Comparison 1 Antibiotic prophylaxis versus no prophylaxis, Outcome 4 Febrile morbidity.
[Analysis 1.5]
Analysis 1.5. Comparison 1 Antibiotic prophylaxis versus no prophylaxis, Outcome 5 Pyuria.
[Analysis 1.6]
Analysis 1.6. Comparison 1 Antibiotic prophylaxis versus no prophylaxis, Outcome 6 Number of gram-negative strains / total number of strains.
[Analysis 2.1]
Analysis 2.1. Comparison 2 CG: Antibiotic prophylaxis with antibiotic A versus Antibiotic prophylaxis with antibiotic B, Outcome 1 Number of people with asymptomatic bacteriuria.
[Analysis 3.1]
Analysis 3.1. Comparison 3 CG: Antibiotic prophylaxis at catheterisation only versus antibiotic prophylaxis throughout catheterisation period, Outcome 1 Number of people with asymptomatic bacteriuria.