Screening urine analysis before bacille Calmette-Guérin instillation does not reduce the rate of infectious complications Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adjuvants, Immunologic
  • BCG Vaccine
  • Bacteriuria
  • Urinary Bladder Neoplasms

abstract

  • • Urine analysis can safely be omitted before administration of BCG in asymptomatic patients. • Omission of urine analysis could save time and expense during the office-based treatment of bladder cancer.

publication date

  • June 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1464-410X.2011.10735.x

PubMed ID

  • 22077819

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1819

end page

  • 21

volume

  • 109

number

  • 12