Urinary Tract Infection in Adults

Urinary Tract Infection in Adults

Urinary Tract Infection in Adults

Family MedicineGeneral PracticeInternal MedicineNephrology
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Overview

About this course

Urinary tract infection (UTI) is an infection in any part of the urinary system – the kidneys, ureters, urinary bladder and urethra. The clinical manifestations vary depending on the part of the urinary system that is affected. This e-learning module summarizes the different urinary tract infections in adults and the appropriate diagnosis and treatment options available.

Learning outcomes

Upon completion of the educational activity, participants should be able to
  • Differentiate the different forms of urinary tract infections in adults
  • Determine the diagnosis and treatment of these infections

Topics covered

  • Acute uncomplicated cystitis
  • Acute uncomplicated pyelonephritis
  • Asymptomatic bacteriuria in adults
  • Asymptomatic bacteriuria in UTI in pregnancy
  • Complicated UTI
  • Catheter-Associated UTI
  • Renal and Perinephric abscess
Keywords: Urinary tract infection, UTI diagnosis, UTI treatment

1 CME Point Available

  • This module is accredited for 1 CME Point for medical practitioners enrolled in The Medical Council of Hong Kong’s Continuing Medical Education Programme for Practising Doctors who are not taking CME for Specialists.
    • This module is accredited for both Hong Kong Doctors Union (HKDU) members and non-members
  • This module is accredited for 0.5 CME Point for fellows of the Hong Kong College of Physicians, Hong Kong College of Emergency Medicine, Hong Kong College of Community Medicine.
  • This module is accredited for 1 CME Point for fellows of the Hong Kong College of Physicians.
  • Please note that this module will not earn CME credit for fellows of colleges not listed here.
  • A certificate can be downloaded upon successful completion of the quiz. Please use the information on the certificate to claim your CME points.