LABORATORIUMSMEDIZIN-JOURNAL OF LABORATORY MEDICINE, vol.40, no.4, pp.277-282, 2016 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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LABORATORIUMSMEDIZIN-JOURNAL OF LABORATORY MEDICINE
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Background: Most of the urine cultures give negative results, leading to inefficient use of resources. The aim of this study was to evaluate and optimize screening by urinalysis and urine microscopy allowing elimination from the culture workflow, and find out if it might be cost effective in Turkey.