Urethral Catheters

Known as: catheter urethral, Urethral catheter, CATHETER, URETHRAL 
Catheters inserted through the URETHRA into the URINARY BLADDER.
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2011
2011
BACKGROUND Indwelling urinary catheters are the main cause of healthcare-associated urinary tract infections. It can be expected… (More)
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Up to 25% of hospitalized patients undergo urinary catheterization, and about 5% develop bacteriuria each day of catheterization… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVES Patients with spinal cord injury (SCI) and chronic indwelling catheters are known to be at increased risk of bladder… (More)
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1998
1998
A model of the catheterised bladder was used to test the ability of urease-producing urinary tract pathogens to encrust urethral… (More)
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1997
Review
1997
Millions of urethral catheters are used each year. This device subverts several host defenses to allow bacterial entry at the… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVE To test the resistance of currently available types of indwelling urethral catheters to blockage by encrustation with… (More)
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1992
1992
Urethral catheterization with 5 or 8F feeding tubes in 5 boys was complicated by stochastic knotting within the bladder thereby… (More)
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1990
1990
Closed sterile catheter drainage has markedly reduced the incidence of nosocomial urinary tract infections. Infections that occur… (More)
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1990
1990
Bacterial and crystal adherence to the surfaces of indwelling urethral catheters was investigated by scanning electron microscopy… (More)
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1984
Highly Cited
1984
We studied 110 catheterized patients to determine the concentration of microorganisms that would indicate infection in urine… (More)
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