Helpful Hints: Female Patient Urinary Catheter Insertion - page 2

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Helpful Hints: Female Patient Urinary Catheter Insertion With some female patients, insertion of a urinary catheter can be difficult. The level of difficulty can increased due to variations in anatomy, or swelling related to... Read More


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    I have not ever catheterized another person, but did self cath for over 17 years. Never though to leave the incorrectly placed catheter in until correctly placed. Great idea. Always had to cath in the bathroom, never thought to cath laying down, I was taught to self-cath in a sitting position. In the beginning, a mirror was a very necessary item in my kit.
    Thank God for Medtonic's Interstim device for neurogenic bladders - no longer cathing! Thanks everyone for your input.


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