Current clinical status on the preventive effects of cranberry consumption against urinary tract infections
作者: Ioanna VasileiouAthanasios KatsargyrisStamatios TheocharisConstantinos Giaginis
作者单位: 1Department of Food Science and Nutrition, University of the Aegean, Myrina, Lemnos 81400, Greece
2First Department of Pathology, Medical School, University of Athens, Athens 11527, Greece
刊名: Nutrition Research, 2013, Vol.33 (8), pp.595-607
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.nutres.2013.05.018
关键词: CranberryUrinary tract infectionsAntimicrobial activityInflammatory reactionImmune responseClinical trials
原始语种摘要: Abstract(#br)Urinary tract infections (UTIs) represent a common and quite costly medical problem, primarily affecting the female population which may be due to a shorter urethra. The bacterium Escherichia coli are mainly responsible for most uncomplicated UTIs. Cranberry antibacterial effects have widely been studied in vitro, and laboratory and clinical studies have also been performed to elucidate the mechanisms of cranberry actions and the clinical benefits of cranberry consumption against UTIs. The present review aimed to summarize the proposed mechanisms of cranberry actions against UTIs and the clinical trials that evaluated the efficacy of supplementing cranberry products in different subpopulations. Taking into consideration the existing data, cranberry consumption may prevent...
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  • cranberry 酸果蔓红
  • against 反对
  • consumption 消耗
  • tract 
  • urinary 尿的
  • clinical 临床的
  • uncomplicated 简单
  • prevention 妨碍
  • immunologic 免疫的
  • urethra 尿道