*  Urinary catheterization
In urinary catheterization a latex, polyurethane, or silicone tube known as a urinary catheter is inserted into a patient's ... Mar 1972). "Clean, intermittent self-catheterization in the treatment of urinary tract disease". J Urol. 107 (3): 458-61. PMID ... long-term catheterization carries a significant risk of urinary tract infection.[citation needed] Because of this risk ... Intermittent self-catheterization is performed by the patient four to six times a day, using a clean technique in most cases. ...
*  British Columbia Ambulance Service
... urinary catheterization; arterial line management and central venous pressure monitoring; infusion of blood products; point of ...
*  Management of multiple sclerosis
... and sometimes intermittent urinary catheterization. Regarding long term catheterization, it is associated to urinary tract ... Subacute pain is usually secondary to the disease and can be a consequence of spending too long in the same position, urinary ... Bladder: Symptomatology of the urinary tract is common in MS. Treatments for bladder problems vary depending on the origin or ... type of dysfunction but can mainly divided into treatment of bladder control and incontinence, and of urinary tract infections ...
*  Spina bifida
Urinary catheterization may also be needed. About 5% of people have spina bifida occulta. Rates of other types of spina bifida ... many will need to manage their urinary systems with a program of catheterization. Bowel management programs aimed at improving ... such as catheterization, bowel management, and taking medications. As part of the transition process, it is beneficial to begin ... urinary tract infections, and poor kidney function Pressure sores and skin irritations Abnormal eye movement 68% of children ...
*  Cauda equina syndrome
Urinary catheterization may help with bladder control. Gravity and exercise can help control bowel movement (Hodges, 2004). ... Bladder and bowel dysfunction, caused by decreased tone of the urinary and anal sphincters. Detrusor weaknesses causing urinary ... Review of the literature indicates that around 50-70% of patients have urinary retention (CES-R) on presentation with 30-50% ...
*  Urinary tract infection
Urinary catheterization increases the risk for urinary tract infections. The risk of bacteriuria (bacteria in the urine) is ... Healthcare-associated urinary tract infections (mostly related to urinary catheterization) involve a much broader range of ... A urinary tract infection (UTI) is an infection that affects part of the urinary tract. When it affects the lower urinary tract ... A urinary tract infection may involve only the lower urinary tract, in which case it is known as a bladder infection. ...
*  Epididymitis
Any form of epididymitis can be caused by genito-urinary surgery, including prostatectomy and urinary catheterization. ... Though urinary tract infections in men are rare, bacterial infection is the most common cause of acute epididymitis. The ... Since bacteria that cause urinary tract infections are often the cause of epididymitis in children, co-trimoxazole or suited ... In younger children, a urinary tract anomaly is frequently found. In sexually active men, tests for sexually transmitted ...
*  Benign prostatic hyperplasia
Intermittent urinary catheterization is used to relieve the bladder in people with urinary retention. Self-catheterization is ... Urinary tract infection is the most common complication of intermittent catheterization. Several techniques and types of ... Incomplete voiding results in residual urine or urinary stasis, which can lead to an increased risk of urinary tract infection ... Carlos, J; Almeida, Flavio (July 2008). "Residual Urinary Volume and Urinary Tract Infection- when are they linked?". The ...
*  Veterinary medicine in the United States
They perform catheterizations - urinary, arterial, and venous; ear flushes; intravenous feedings and tube feedings. Equipment ...
*  Veterinary anesthesia
Animals may require anesthesia for therapeutic procedures, such as urinary catheterization to relieve obstruction, injection ...
*  Emergency Care Practitioner
Urinary catheterization (placing a Foley catheter.) System-based assessment Otoscopy, ophthalmoscopy, urinalysis Neurological ...
*  CISC
... a form of urinary catheterization Complex instruction set computing Criminal Intelligence Service Canada CRTC Interconnection ... Centre for Innovation and Structural Change Chongqing Iron and Steel Company Clean intermittent self-catheterisation, ...
*  Life support
Some examples include: Feeding tube Total parenteral nutrition Mechanical ventilation Heart/Lung bypass Urinary catheterization ...
*  List of MeSH codes (E01)
... urinary catheterization MeSH E01.370.390.830 --- urography MeSH E01.370.400.925 --- work capacity evaluation MeSH E01.370. ... heart catheterization MeSH E01.370.370.380.410.200 --- catheter ablation MeSH E01.370.370.380.410.210 --- catheterization, swan ... urinary MeSH E01.370.390.175 --- cystoscopy MeSH E01.370.390.400 --- kidney function tests MeSH E01.370.390.400.100 --- blood ... urinary MeSH E01.450.495.225.225 --- fluorescent antibody technique, direct MeSH E01.450.495.225.230 --- fluorescent antibody ...
*  Paramedics in Canada
Treatments provided by Community Paramedics: CVC & IV rehydration, blood transfusions, urinary catheterization, wound closure ...
*  National Association For Continence
Urinary Catheterization of Men and Women, Fecal Incontinence, Incontinence and Odor Control, Overactive bladder For Women: ... Non-Surgical Treatment for Female stress urinary incontinence (includes instructions for Pelvic Muscle Exercises) For Men: Male ... Incontinence and Childbirth, Pelvic organ prolapse, Surgical Treatment for Female stress urinary incontinence, ...
*  Angus Wallace
The medical kit had lidocaine - a local anaesthetic - but the catheter in the kit was designed only for urinary catheterisation ...
*  Assistant practitioner
... urinary catheterisation, chemotherapy side effects and symptom assessment, delivering radiotherapy, performing X-rays, ...
*  Urinary retention
In acute urinary retention, urinary catheterization, placement of a prostatic stent, or suprapubic cystostomy relieves the ... For acute urinary retention, treatment requires urgent placement of a urinary catheter. A permanent urinary catheter may cause ... Acute urinary retention is treated by placement of a urinary catheter (small thin flexible tube) into the bladder. This can be ... Cancers of the urinary tract can cause urinary obstruction but the process is more gradual. Cancer of the bladder, prostate or ...
*  Cystometry
As with any catheterization, the primary risk is of urinary tract infection. As a result, the procedure is contraindicated in ... It helps determine the source of urinary problems. A normal CMG effectively rules out primary vesical dysfunction. It is used ... as a component for diagnosis of various disorders including urinary tract infections, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal cord ...
*  Cystocentesis
A safer method of emptying the urinary bladder in this condition is by urethral catheterization. "Cystocentesis". Washington ... Cystocentesis is a veterinary procedure where a needle is placed into the urinary bladder through the abdominal wall of an ...
*  Artificial urinary sphincter
... during AUS placement Difficulties emptying the bladder requiring temporary self-catheterization Persistent stress urinary ... An artificial urinary sphincter (AUS) is an implanted device to treat moderate to severe stress urinary incontinence, most ... Scott, F. B.; Bradley, W. E.; Timm, G. W. (1974-07-01). "Treatment of urinary incontinence by an implantable prosthetic urinary ... "The Artificial Urinary Sphincter After a Quarter of a Century: A Critical Systematic Review of Its Use in Male Non-neurogenic ...
*  Transitional cell carcinoma
Thus, urothelial carcinomas are more common in the context of chronic urinary stone disease, chronic catheterization (as in ... Histopathology of urothelial carcinoma of the urinary bladder. Histopathology of urothelial carcinoma of the urinary bladder. ... When the term "urothelial" is used, it specifically refers to a carcinoma of the urothelium, meaning a TCC of the urinary ... Pathology and genetics of tumors of the urinary system and male genital organs. Eble JN, Epstein JI, Sesterhenn I (eds): Lyon, ...
*  Postpartum infections
PPD 1-2: urinary tract infections risk factors include multiple catheterization during labor, multiple vaginal examinations ... Other causes of fever following delivery include breast engorgement, urinary tract infections, infections of the abdominal ... A number of other conditions can cause fevers following delivery including: urinary tract infections, breast engorgement, ... Causes (listed in order of decreasing frequency) include endometritis, urinary tract infection, pneumonia/atelectasis, wound ...
*  Acute prostatitis
... acute prostatitis complicated by urinary retention are best managed with a suprapubic catheter or intermittent catheterization ... urinary frequency and urgency often at night, burning or painful urination, body aches, and a demonstrable infection of the ... urinary tract, as evidenced by white blood cells and bacteria in the urine. Acute prostatitis may be a complication of prostate ...
*  Cushing's syndrome
Occasionally, determining the ACTH levels in various veins in the body by venous catheterization, working towards the pituitary ... as measured by a 24-hour urine collection for urinary free cortisol, is normal. The hypothalamus is in the brain and the ... or a 24-hour urinary measurement for cortisol offers equal detection rates. Dexamethasone is a glucocorticoid and simulates the ...