The Efficacy of Silver Alloy-Coated Urinary Catheters in Preventing Urinary Tract Infection

Am J Med. 1999 Nov;107(5):534-5. doi: 10.1016/s0002-9343(99)00205-3.

Publication types

  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Alloys / therapeutic use
  • Anti-Infective Agents, Urinary / therapeutic use*
  • Bacteriuria / prevention & control
  • Confounding Factors, Epidemiologic
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Incidence
  • Male
  • Meta-Analysis as Topic
  • Research Design
  • Silver / therapeutic use*
  • Time Factors
  • Urinary Catheterization / adverse effects*
  • Urinary Catheterization / methods*
  • Urinary Tract Infections / etiology
  • Urinary Tract Infections / prevention & control*

Substances

  • Alloys
  • Anti-Infective Agents, Urinary
  • Silver