1: Computed tomography scout film showing a fragment of stent left at the right renal pelvis and an indwelling
left ureteral stent.
In paraplegic patients with long-term indwelling
catheters, Broecker and colleagues suggest annual cystoscopy and urine cytology with random bladder biopsies every 1 to 2 years.
immitis can also produce a biofilm on indwelling
Despite being the most frequently used catheterization tool in the acute care setting, Foley indwelling
catheters contribute to a very prevalent type of hospital-acquired infections (HAIs), CAUTIs.
This article describes the microbial biofilms that develop on or within indwelling
medical devices (e.
Stock devices and supplies, and be aware of techniques that offer alternatives to indwelling
Potential alteration in elimination as evidenced by indwelling
catheter (this problem would have been more accurately stated as "Alteration in urinary elimination with risk of infection related to indwelling
The SecurAcath System is an innovative method for holding indwelling
catheters in place.
Amex: CTE) today announced it has developed a CIPRO-based antimicrobial coating ChronoCide for use with indwelling
Serum catecholamines drawn at rest through an indwelling
line showed norepinephrine at 3,158 pg/ml (normal: [less than]473), epinephrine at 48.
A paragraph on catheters defines and describes both indwelling
and external devices, and even includes a reminder to CNAs to wash their hands before and after emptying catheter bags.
The SecurAcath System utilizes a small anchor that deploys in the subcutaneous tissue just beneath the skin to hold an indwelling
catheter securely in place.