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Table 3 Doctors' choices of antibiotics for the "blind" treatment of UTI in children.

From: A survey of the management of urinary tract infection in children in primary care and comparison with the NICE guidelines

  n Frequently
n (%)
Sometimes
N (%)
Never
n (%)
Amoxycillin 43 24 (56) 11 (26) 8 (18)
Ceflaclor 38 8 (21) 16 (42) 14 (37)
Cephradine 37 3 (8) 13 (35) 21 (57)
Ciprofloxacin 37 2 (5) 8 (22) 27 (73)
Co-amoxiclav 44 32 (73) 9 (20) 3 (7)
Erythromycin 37 3 (8) 13 (35) 21 (57)
Trimethoprim 41 20 (49) 12 (29) 9 (22)
  1. Absolute numbers with percentages in brackets.