UTI - catheter associated; Urinary tract infection - catheter associated; Nosocomial UTI; Health care associated UTI; Catheter-associated bacteriuria
Urinary catheters should only be used when clearly needed and not just for convenience. They should be removed when they are no longer needed. See:
Infections occur less often with using intermittent catheterization infections compared to an indwelling catheter.
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