Grand Rounds - November 10, 2023  
"UTI, Recurrent UTI, and Imitators"

Speaker: Christopher J. Graber, MD, MPH. Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA; Staff Physician, Infectious Diseases Section VA, Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System.




  1. Describe the evaluation and treatment of women with UTI.
  2. Identify recurrent UTI and alternative diagnoses such as interstitial cystitis and asymptomatic bacteriuria.
  3. Explain new theories about the microbiome of the bladder and how it impacts UTI and recurrent UTIs.
  4. Describe the proper usage of antibiotics in treating patients with these conditions.

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