Discharge Catheter Care Female

What is Discharge Catheter Care Female? You have a Foley catheter in place to drain urine. This video will help you to understand how to care for the catheter and the drainage collection bag.

Discharge Catheter Care Male

What is Discharge Catheter Care Male? You have a Foley catheter in place to drain urine. This video will help you to understand how to care for the catheter and the drainage collection bag.

Ureteral Stent Placement

What is a ureteral stent? What to expect after a ureteral stent is placed? What can you do to help your recovery?

Care and Drainage of a Leg Catheter Bag

[ulpvideoevents pause=”zJadrSOuBmNuYJxN” end=”zJadrSOuBmNuYJxN”] [/ulpvideoevents] How Do You Handle the Care and Drainage of a Leg CatheterBag? Wash and dry your hands. Put on disposable gloves. Place a paper towel under the connection of the catheter to the drainage tube. Disconnect the catheter from the drainage tubing. Wipe the end of the drainage tubing with an alcohol wipe and discard it … Read More

Care of Suprapubic Catheter

How Do You Take Care of a Suprapubic Catheter? During your surgery, a suprapubic catheter was inserted through your lower abdomen into your bladder. The catheter helps your bladder rest and heal. It is generally left in place for 2-4 weeks after the surgery. Each morning and night, the dressing is changed and the skin around the catheter cleaned. This … Read More

Closed Urinary Drainage System

Click here for Our PreOp Amazon Support Page What is a Closed Urinary Drainage System? A closed urinary drainage system consists of a catheter inserted into the urinary bladder and connected via tubing to a drainage bag. The catheter is retained in the bladder by an inflated balloon. The drainage of urine is totally dependent on gravity. Therefore, tubing and … Read More

Emptying a Urinary Drainage Bag

How Do You Empty a Urinary Drainage Bag? The drainage bag should be emptied at least daily, more often if it fills, in order to prevent infection in the system, reduce odors, and keep the system open and flowing.

Female Intermittent Self-Catheterization

What is a catheterization While you were in the hospital, you received instructions on how to insert a catheter into your own bladder and practiced the procedure until you could do it on your own.

Male Intermittent Self-Catheterization

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What is a catheterization While you were in the hospital, you received instructions on how to insert a catheter into your own bladder and practiced the procedure until you could do it on your own.  

Caring for a Male External Urinary Collecting System

[ulpvideoevents pause=”zJadrSOuBmNuYJxN” end=”zJadrSOuBmNuYJxN”] [/ulpvideoevents] How do you Care for a Male External Urinary Collecting System? When a man is unable to control his urine for long periods of time he is said to be incontinent. To avoid soiling his clothes and bed a condom-style sheath can be used to connect the penis to a closed drainage system in which the … Read More