After consultation with the urology and nephrology departments, she was catheterised
for a second time for 10 days.
Using the odds ratios and a CI of 95%, table 3 shows patients with catheterised
upper-extremities had a less than 72% chance of developing phlebitis than those with lower catheterised
limbs (OR: 0.
Well," sighed the old chap with stoic resignation, "I have to be catheterised
so it might be a while.
Examples of nurse-led excellence include a project by Newcastle Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and NHS North of Tyne to help reduce urinary tract infections in patients who are catheterised
It has long been established that men should be catheterised
following instillation of anaesthetic gel, while this was often seen as an optional extra for women.
Her bladder was catheterised
and wine-coloured urine suggested haemoglobinuria.
The Mitrofanoff stoma was catheterised
to "bed down" the flap for 2 weeks.
It might also explain the high rates of infection in catheterised
patients and the incidence of microbial contamination at protected wellheads.
A urine sample, obtained after he was catheterised
, showed that he had suffered from a urethral plug that contained some struvite crystals, the precursor to bladder stones.