Postoperative Infection Rates in Patients with a Negative Baseline Urine Culture Undergoing Ureteroscopic Stone Removal: A Matched Case-Control Analysis on Antibiotic Prophylaxis from the CROES URS Global Study

Martov A., Gravas S., Etemadian M., Unsal A. , Barusso G., D'Addessi A., ...More

JOURNAL OF ENDOUROLOGY, vol.29, no.2, pp.171-180, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 29 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1089/end.2014.0470
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF ENDOUROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.171-180


Purpose: To examine the effects of antibiotic prophylaxis on postoperative infection rate in patients with negative urine cultures undergoing ureteroscopy (URS).