male catheter


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male catheter

A catheter 12 to 13 in (30.5 to 33 cm) long, used to pass into a man's bladder.
See also: catheter
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These new standards suggest that information currently available in nursing publications, texts, and instructional manuals may not adequately guide nurses when inserting male catheters for bladder drainage.
The purpose of this article is to provide a brief overview of evidence-based practice and the methods used to determine best practices for inserting male catheters.