• Do antibiotics prevent recurrent UTI in children with anatomic abnormalities? 

    Shakil, Amer; Reed, Lane; Wilder, Laura (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2004-06)
    Evidence is insufficient to recommend for or against antibiotic prophylaxis to prevent recurrent urinary tract infections (UTI) in children with anatomic abnormalities. Guidelines acknowledge this lack of evidence, but ...
  • Is antibiotic prophylaxis effective for recurrent acute otitis media? 

    Halter, Rebecca; Kelsberg, Gary; Nashelsky, Joan (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2004-12)
    For children who have recurrent episodes of clinically diagnosed acute otitis media (AOM), antibiotic prophylaxis significantly reduces recurrence, although the effect is not large (strength of recommendation: A-, based ...
  • When should patients with mitral valve prolapse get endocarditis prophylaxis? 

    Triezenberg, Daniel; Helmen, Jennifer; Pearson, Michelle (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2004-03)
    Patients with suspected mitral valve prolapse (MVP)should undergo echocardiography before any procedure that may place them at risk for bacteremia. Patients with MVP and documented absence of mitral regurgitation or ...