Urinary tract infection in childrenBMJ 1994; 309 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.309.6967.1512a (Published 03 December 1994) Cite this as: BMJ 1994;309:1512
GPs may not use same criteria
- John A Davis
- Retired professor of paediatrics, Great Shelford, Cambridge CB2 5JE.
EDITOR,—Linda Pead and Rosalind Maskell report the proportion of children under 12 in the population served by a public health laboratory in a relatively affluent part of Britain in whom the child's general practitioner suspected a urinary tract infection sufficiently to ask for laboratory confirmation.1 They also report …