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*  Peripherally inserted central catheter
A peripherally inserted central catheter (PICC or PIC line), less commonly called a percutaneous indwelling central catheter, ... Central venous catheter Broviac catheter Hickman line Hoshal VL (May 1975). "Total intravenous nutrition with peripherally ... Generally, the catheter line can be safely and quickly removed by a trained nurse, even in the patient's own home, in a matter ... Securing the catheter prevents post-insertion movements of the line, which otherwise could place the tip in an unsafe position ...
*  Interventional radiology
Exchange or repositioning of indwelling catheters is achieved over a guidewire under image guidance. Radiologically inserted ... port catheters, hemodialysis catheters, translumbar and transhepatic venous lines). Drainage catheter placement: Placement of ... Catheter placement Central venous catheter placement: Vascular access and management of intravenous devices (IVs), including ... Dialysis related interventions: Placement of tunneled hemodialysis catheters, peritoneal dialysis catheters, and revision/ ...
*  Breast implant
Pacik PT, Nelson CE, Werner C (2008). "Pain control in augmentation mammaplasty: safety and efficacy of indwelling catheters in ... Pacik PT, Nelson CE, Werner C (2008). "Pain control in augmentation mammaplasty using indwelling catheters in 687 consecutive ... analgesic indwelling medication catheters can alleviate pain Moreover, significantly improved patient recovery has resulted ... Specific treatments for the complications of indwelling breast implants-capsular contracture and capsular rupture-are periodic ...
*  Breast augmentation
Pacik, P.; Nelson, C.; Werner, C. (2008). "Pain Control in Augmentation Mammaplasty Using Indwelling Catheters in 687 ... Safety and Efficacy of Indwelling Catheters in 644 Consecutive Patients". Aesthetic Surgery Journal. 28 (3): 279-284. doi: ... There was a 4.9 per cent incidence of seromas, despite incision-wound suction catheters and compression dressings; 2.0 per cent ... Specific treatments for the complications of indwelling breast implants - capsular contracture and capsular rupture - are ...
*  Urinary tract infection
Lam, TB; Omar, MI; Fisher, E; Gillies, K; MacLennan, S (Sep 23, 2014). "Types of indwelling urethral catheters for short-term ... Using urinary catheters as little and as short of time as possible and appropriate care of the catheter when used prevents ... Nicolle LE (2001). "The chronic indwelling catheter and urinary infection in long-term-care facility residents". Infect Control ... and maintaining unobstructed closed drainage of the catheter. Male scuba divers utilizing condom catheters and female divers ...
*  Urinary incontinence
Indwelling catheters need to be changed on a regular basis by a health care professional. The advantage of indwelling catheters ... is that it is very common to get urinary tract infections when using indwelling catheters. Intermittent catheters are single ... The indwelling catheter is typically connected to a urine bag that can be worn on the leg or hang on the side of the bed. ... Indwelling catheters (also known as foleys) are very often used in hospital settings or if the user is not able to handle any ...
*  Dyssynergia
If a person struggles with using an intermittent catheter, than an indwelling catheter can be used instead. The indwelling has ... Intermittent catheters are used most frequently to treat DSD. The catheter is able to be inserted and removed from a person's ... By having the catheter, the goal is to help reduce spasms within the sphincter. Ultrasound can be used to help track how ... A catheter is then used to help relieve pressure that can occur. Synergy "Dyssynergia -- Medical Definition". "Ramsay Hunt ...
*  Urinary catheterization
Catheters come in several basic designs: A Foley catheter (indwelling urinary catheter) is retained by means of a balloon at ... The catheter may be a permanent one (indwelling catheter), or an intermittent catheter removed after each catheterization. ... An condom catheter is used for incontinent males and carries a lower risk of infection than an indwelling catheter. Catheter ... An intermittent catheter/Robinson catheter is a flexible catheter used for short term drainage of urine. Unlike the Foley ...
*  Obstetric fistula
The Foley catheter is recommended because it has a balloon to hold it in place. The indwelling Foley catheter drains urine from ... a catheter, catheter removal, and an examination and discharge from the hospital at a minimum of four weeks, with instruction ... If treated early the use of a urinary catheter may help with healing. Counselling may also be useful. An estimated 2 million ... Even without preselecting the least complicated obstetric fistula cases, the systematic use of a Foley catheter by midwives ...
*  Input and output (medicine)
Certain medical conditions require an indwelling urinary catheter. Urine is collected in the collection bag. The urine is then ... Measurement of a patient's fluid intake by mouth, feeding tubes, or intravenous catheters and output from kidneys, ...
*  Injection (medicine)
Administration by an indwelling catheter is generally preferred instead of injection in case of more long-term or recurrent ...
*  Pseudomonas oryzihabitans
In cases of patients with indwelling catheters, special care should be taken so that a community-acquired infection does not ... When an infection caused by P. oryzihabitans was reported in a patient with AIDS and an indwelling catheter, scientists took ... Along with catheters, P. oryzihabitans are most commonly found at sites involved with respiratory equipment and devices for ... This organism can infect individuals that have major illnesses, including those undergoing surgery or with catheters in their ...
*  Insulin (medication)
Indwelling catheters pose the risk of infection and ulceration, and some patients may also develop lipodystrophy due to the ... Insulin pumps may be like 'electrical injectors' attached to a temporarily implanted catheter or cannula. Some who cannot ... The limitations are cost, the potential for hypoglycemic and hyperglycemic episodes, catheter problems, and no "closed loop" ...
*  Overflow incontinence
If a long-term (or indwelling) catheter is used, urinary tract infections may occur. Bladder sphincter dyssynergia Overactive ... A catheter is a tube that can be inserted through the urethra into the bladder to drain urine. Catheters may be used once in a ... a catheter may be used to empty the bladder. ...
*  Foley catheter
... indwelling urinary catheters are most commonly used to assist people who cannot urinate. Indications for using a catheter ... Indwelling urinary catheters should not be used to monitor stable people who are able to urinate or for the convenience of the ... Indwelling catheters should be avoided when there are alternatives, and when patients and caregivers discuss alternatives to ... It is the most common type of indwelling urinary catheter. The tube has two separated channels or lumens running down its ...
*  Medical uses of silver
Lam TB, Omar MI, Fisher E, Gillies K, MacLennan S (2014). "Types of indwelling urethral catheters for short-term ... These catheters are associated with greater cost than other catheters. Chlorhexidine-silver-sulfadiazine used in central venous ... Evidence does not support an important reduction in the risk of urinary tract infections when silver-alloy catheters are used. ... catheters reduces the rate of catheter-related bloodstream infections. Silver-halide imaging plates used with X-ray imaging ...
*  Epidural administration
An indwelling catheter is more commonly placed in the setting of epidural analgesia or anaesthesia than with spinal analgesia ... Removing the catheter The catheter is usually removed when the subject is able to take oral pain medications. Catheters can ... The needle is then withdrawn over the catheter. Generally the catheter is inserted 4-6 cm into the epidural space. The catheter ... Catheter misplaced into a vein (uncommon, less than 1 in 300). Occasionally the catheter may be misplaced into an epidural vein ...
*  Bacteriuria
In those with a long term indwelling urinary catheter rates are 100%. Up to 10% of women have a urinary tract infection in a ... bladder catheters and spinal cord injuries. People with a long-term Foley catheter uniformly show bacteriuria. Chronic ... Sendi, P; Borens, O; Wahl, P; Clauss, M; Uçkay, I (2017). "Management of Asymptomatic Bacteriuria, Urinary Catheters and ... Other effects include increased financial burdens and overreporting of mandated catheter-associated urinary tract infection. ...
*  Human penis
Hypospadias can also occur iatrogenically by the downward pressure of an indwelling urethral catheter. It is usually corrected ...
*  Acute liver failure
Defective cellular and humoral immunity as well as presence of indwelling catheters, coma, broad-spectrum antibiotics, and ...
*  Anesthesia
Epidural anesthesia uses larger doses of anesthetic infused through an indwelling catheter which allows the anesthetic to be ...
*  Spinal anaesthesia
In an epidural, an indwelling catheter may be placed that serves for additional injections, while a spinal is almost always a ... Epidural anesthesia is a technique whereby a local anesthetic drug is injected through a catheter placed into the epidural ...
*  Cystitis glandularis
... such as in paraplegics or those with bladder stones or indwelling catheters. Individuals with diffuse intestinal-type cystitis ...
*  Management of scoliosis
The most common type of catheter used after major surgeries is an indwelling Foley catheter. The indwelling Foley catheter is ... For the patient's bladder control, a catheter will be inserted so that a patient can urinate without having to move. A catheter ... Once the catheter is inserted into the urethra, a balloon is blown up inside the bladder in order to keep it from falling out. ... The balloon allows the catheter to remain inside the urethra until the patient is able to get up and go to the bathroom on ...
*  Route of administration
... or by the insertion of an indwelling catheter. Locations of application of parenteral administration include: central nervous ... ADME Catheter Dosage form Drug injection Hypodermic needle Intravenous marijuana syndrome List of medical inhalants ... In hospice care, a specialized rectal catheter, designed to provide comfortable and discreet administration of ongoing ...
*  Oral candidiasis
... organ transplantation and use of indwelling catheters). Oral candidiasis has been recognized throughout recorded history. The ...
*  Urogenital fistulas
Conservative treatment with an in-dwelling catheter can be effective for small and recently formed urinary fistulas. It has a ...