Table 1

PubMed—search strategy: first search with filter ‘Clinical Study’ and ‘1990/01/01 to 2019/12/31’

SearchQuery
1“urinary tract infections”[MeSH Terms] OR (“urinary”[All Fields] AND “tract”[All Fields] AND “infections”[All Fields]) OR “urinary tract infections”(All Fields)
2(“urinary”[All Fields] AND “tract”[All Fields] AND “infection”[All Fields]) OR “urinary tract infection”[All Fields]
3UTI[All Fields]
4“bacteriuria”[MeSH Terms] OR “bacteriuria”[All Fields]
5“pyuria”[MeSH Terms] OR “pyuria”[All Fields]
6“cystitis”[MeSH Terms] OR “cystitis”[All Fields]
7“pyelonephritis”[MeSH Terms] OR “pyelonephritis”[All Fields]
8#1 OR #2 OR #3 OR #4 OR #5 OR #6 OR #7
9“anti-bacterial agents”[Pharmacological Action] OR “anti-bacterial agents”[MeSH Terms] OR (“anti-bacterial”[All Fields] AND “agents”[All Fields]) OR “anti-bacterial agents”[All Fields]
10“antibiotic”[All Fields] OR “antibiotics”[All Fields]
11“anti-microbial” [All Fields] OR (“anti” [All Fields] AND “microbial” [All Fields])
12#9 OR #10 OR #11
13#8 AND #12
14#8 AND #12 Filters: Clinical Study
15#8 AND #12 Filters: Clinical Study; Publication date from 1990/01/01 to 2019/12/31
  • MeSH, Medical Subject Headings.