Risks of long-term catheterization in the community--and managing them.

  • Jennie Potter
  • Published 2006 in British journal of community nursing

Abstract

Catheter-associated urinary tract infections continue to be a major source of morbidity in hospital and the community. In part, this may be the result of ritualistic practices, compounded by poor communication on discharge from hospital. This article highlights many of the issues that lead to continued high rates of CAUTI, and challenges health… (More)

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@article{Potter2006RisksOL, title={Risks of long-term catheterization in the community--and managing them.}, author={Jennie Potter}, journal={British journal of community nursing}, year={2006}, volume={11 9}, pages={370-3} }