Urinary Tract Infections. Objectives. Know the predominant organisms causing urinary tract infection in children Be able to evaluate a pre-school age child with a urinary tract infection Differentiate between upper and lower urinary tract infections in patients of differing ages
Based on data from Hoberman, A, et al. Prevalence or urinary tract infection in febrile infants. J Pediatr 1993; and Shaw, KN et al. Prevalence of urinary tract infection in febrile young children in the emergency department. Pediatrics 1998.