Survey of risk factors urinary tract infection
- Publisher: Shahid Sadoughi University of Medical Sciences
(issn: 1728-5127, eissn: 2538-1598)
urinary tract infection | pregnancy | risk factors | Public aspects of medicine | RA1-1270
Introduction: Women are very susceptible to urinary tract infections and pregnancy raises the risk of urinary tract infection. In general, little information on the risk factors of urinary tract infection in pregnancy is underway. Urinary tract infection in pregnancy is an important risk factor for pregnancy dire consequences. The purpose of this study is to find risk factors associated with urinary tract infection in pregnant women.
Methods: The study was observational and retrospective analysis was carried on in the winter of which 310 pregnant women participated in 11 health centers in Shahrekord. Of these 155 cases (patients) and 155 controls (healthy) that were matched for age Information required from the health records of pregnant women and complete Czech list of researcher whose validity was confirmed by experts were gathered. Information needed by pregnant women health records and complete list researcher was collected. Czech list contains a number of possible risk factors for illness and demographic characteristics of the study participants was Statistical analysis software spss version 16 by using chi square tests and logistic regression and t analysis was performed.
Results: Among the variables vomiting (p = 0/00) a history of urinary tract infection in a previous pregnancy (P =.001, CI = 1.508-4.408, OR = 2.578) abortion own history (P =.014, CI = 1.165 -3.847, OR = 2.117), respectively, the most important risk factors for urinary tract infection in pregnant women were determined.
Conclusion: Prevention and treatment of vomiting in pregnancy prevention of urinary tract infections during pregnancy. Prevention of abortion can play an important role in the prevention of urinary tract infection and its complications in pregnancy. The study also revealed a number of factors can have an impact on urinary tract infection in pregnancy that has not been enough attention and it is necessary that more attention be placed on health programs and prevention.