Abstract 39 TableĀ 1

Prospective Studies

Author and YearAge of Patients (yrs)TotalAntibiotics usedThose got antibiotics & developed HUSThose without antibiotics & developed HUSEffect of Antibiotics (Success, Harm)P values
Wong CS, 2000<1871Variety of Antibiotics5/9 (56%)5/62 (8%)Harmp<0.001
Wong CS, 2012<18259ampicillin, azithromycin,cefotaxime, and trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole9/25 (36%)27/234 (12%)Harmp=0.001
Geerdes-Fenge HF, 2013<1824Ciprofloxacin Cefotaxime, amoxicillin, metronidazole4/7 (57%)15/17 (88%)No Effectp=0.12
Proulx, 1992<2177Cotrimoxazole2/22 (9%)4/25 (16%)No Effectp=0.67