ISN-IPNA Webinar: Pathophysiology of UTI and what that means for patients across the ages
The ISN, in partnership with the International Pediatric Nephrology Association (IPNA) are pleased to invite you to the Webinar: Pathophysiology of UTI – and what that means for patients – across the ages with Dr Annelie Brauner, Dr John David Spencer and Dr Olivia Boyer.
Urinary tract infections, including cystitis and pyelonephritis, is a commonand serious bacterial infection encountered in pediatric and adult clinicalpractices. The scope of these webinar is to define the pathophysiology ofurinary tractinfections in children and adults. In doing so, clinical riskfactors for UTI will be defined in children and adults. Additionally, the roleof the immune system in preventing urinary tract infections will bedescribe
- Outline the pathophysiology of UTI.
- Highlight common UTI risk factors in children and adults
- Demonstrate that the innate immune response has a key role inpreventing urinary tract infections