foley cath irrigation

  1. I was taught it was ok to use tap water for irrigating fc if other solutions (nacl or sterile h2o) is unavailable. Is this true?
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  3. by   wtbcrna
    Quote from susieqrn123
    I was taught it was ok to use tap water for irrigating fc if other solutions (nacl or sterile h2o) is unavailable. Is this true?
    Sterile system=sterile solution (sterile NS is what I always used).
  4. by   caliotter3
    Have never heard that tap water is acceptable. Someone needs to pay better attention to having proper supplies on hand.

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