J. Daniel Markley, Author at Cancer Therapy Advisor

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Catheter-related UTIs (Urinary Tract Infections)

Vascular Catheter-Related BSIs Mechanical Circulating Support-Related BSIs What are the key principles of preventing catheter-related UTIs (Urinary Tract Infections)? 1. Limit unnecessary catheterization, using urinary catheters only when indicated. (See Table I) Table I. Perioperative use for selected surgical procedures Assistance in pressure ulcer healing for incontinent residents Urine output monitoring in critically ill patients…

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