CATHETER, FOLEY

Known as: urinary foley catheters, catheter foley urinary, catheters foley 
A flexible plastic tube inserted into the bladder to provide continuous urinary drainage. A balloon on the bladder end is inflated (with air or fluid… (More)
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1947-2018
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND Inappropriate use of indwelling urinary tract catheters (IUTCs) in the hospital setting is widespread and associated… (More)
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND The role of Swan-Ganz catheterization for cardiac surgery and perioperative management has recently been scrutinized… (More)
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2006
2006
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the efficacy of silicone-based, silver ion-impregnated urinary catheters in the prevention of nosocomial… (More)
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2006
2006
The prolonged use of indwelling urinary catheters can lead to many complications, the most prevalent being urinary tract… (More)
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2005
2005
The object of this study was to compare the effectiveness of the intravaginal Misoprostol and transcervical Foley catheters as… (More)
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2003
2003
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to determine the efficacy of combination intravaginal misoprostol and intracervical Foley… (More)
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2002
2002
OBJECTIVE To examine the ability of organisms that infect the catheterized urinary tract to migrate over the surfaces of Foley… (More)
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2000
2000
Continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis catheters can be inserted by open laparotomy as well as by laparoscopy. A prospective… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE The objective of this paper was to assess the safety and efficacy of percutaneous catheter drainage for initial… (More)
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1989
1989
Renal units associated with reflux in the spinal cord-injured (SCI) patient have a greater incidence of kidney stones developing… (More)
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