Abstract 39 TableĀ 2

Retrospective Studies

Author and YearAge of Patients (yrs)TotalAntibiotic NamePatients treated
with antibiotics &
developed HUS
Patient treated without antibiotics & developed HUSEffect of Antibiotics (Success, HarmP values
Ostroff, 1989<10 Subgroup75Erythromycin, ampicillin, and cotrimoxazole3/8 (38%)5/12 (22%)No to minor Effectp=0.07
Beth P. Bell, 1997<15278TMP/SMZ, Ampicillin or Amoxicillin, Cephalosporin, Metronidazole8/50 (16%)28/128 (22%)No Effectp=0.56
Pavia, 1990<2023Cotrimoxazole, sulfonamide5/8 (72%)0/7 (28%)Harmp<0.05
Smith KE, 2012<20188Bactericidal antibiotics12/63 (19%)6/125 (5%)Harmp<0.01