Reuse of urinary catheters poses a potential safety concern

July 31 2020

Newly published data shows that multiple-reuse catheters pose a potential safety concern for people practicing intermittent catheterisation.

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Topics: ISC, Self-catheterisation, Catheterisation

Which bladder management method is best for Urinary Tract Infection prevention

May 15 2020

Given the great variability in the definitions used to diagnose Urinary Tract Infection (UTI), this review will aid in providing an overview of the joint clinical evidence between the different bladder management methods with regard to UTI risk.

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Topics: UTI, ISC, Self-catheterisation, CIC, CAUTI

We are all equal, but some are more equal than others? Gender-specific differences in bladder management

April 23 2020

We are all human beings but let’s face it, our anatomy is not the same. Men and women experience gender-specific challenges when it comes to urological complications and there are differences that need to be taken into account when addressing these problems. 

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Topics: Men's Health, LUTS, ISC

96% of SCI patients at risk of UTI – can this be avoided?

February 7 2020

This is the first study performed in Nepal to identify the rate of intermittent catheterisation (ISC) continuation after a rehabilitation program, among individuals with spinal cord injuries (SCI). 

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Topics: UTI, ISC, Spinal Cord Injury, Urinary Tract Infection

Women and Intermittent Catheterisation

January 23 2020

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), women’s health is a concern of high priority as women face greater difficulties in getting the healthcare they need... and we couldn't agree more.

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Topics: ISC, Self-catheterisation, Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms, Clean Intermittent Catheterisation