Types of urethral catheters for management of short-term voiding problems in hospitalised adults.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Urinary tract infection (UTI) is the most common hospital acquired infection. The major associated cause is indwelling urinary catheters. Currently there are many types of catheters available. A variety of specialised urethral catheters have been designed to reduce the risk of infection. These include antiseptic impregnated catheters and… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004013.pub3

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@article{Schumm2004TypesOU, title={Types of urethral catheters for management of short-term voiding problems in hospitalised adults.}, author={Kate Schumm and Tin Lun Lam}, journal={The Journal of urology}, year={2004}, volume={173 3}, pages={846-7} }