Urinary catheter

Known as: Catheter, Urinary, catheters urine, bladder catheters 
Catheters inserted into the URINARY BLADDER or kidney for therapeutic or diagnostic purposes.
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Indwelling urinary catheters are used frequently in older populations. For either short- or long-term catheters, the infection… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
The predominant form of life for the majority of microorganisms in any hydrated biologic system is a cooperative community termed… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Urinary tract infections (UTIs) are the most common nosocomial infection experienced by patients in United States… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Urinary catheter-related infections are commonly seen in several different patient populations and lead to substantial morbidity… (More)
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Review
2002
Review
2002
The microbial etiology of urinary infections has been regarded as well established and reasonably consistent. Escherichia coli… (More)
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Review
2001
Review
2001
Catheter-associated urinary tract infection (CAUTI) is the most common nosocomial infection. Each year, more than 1 million… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Urinary tract infections (UTIs) account for 30% to 40% of nosocomial infections resulting in morbidity, mortality, and… (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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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Long-term urethral catheterization (greater than or equal to 30 days), a management technique for urinary incontinence, results… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
When disks of urinary catheter material were exposed to the flow of artificial urine containing cells of Pseudomonas aeruginosa… (More)
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