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The Emergency Ward Center in Oslo has the last two years used a questionnaire to identify patients who qualify for treatment of acute cystitis by the use of a delegation form.
The aim of the study is to evaluate this practice, the primary objective being to evaluate if in a selected patient group the treatment outcome after identifying patients with probable acute cystitis by delegation form will be as good or better than the treatment received after a regular doctor's consultation.
The planned study will also investigate which symptoms, signs and laboratory findings that coincide with significant bacteruria.
The reference standard will be a microbiological culture of every patients urine.
Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment
Urinary Tract Infection
Legevakten i Oslo
Not yet recruiting
University of Oslo
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-23T21:08:57-0400
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