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Benefits of a Coude Catheter

Pain, irritation, and discomfort are common symptoms a male patient diagnosed with an enlarged prostate condition may experience during self-catheterization. Patients who often experience these symptoms may find catheterization challenging. A coudé catheter has been designed to facilitate catheter navigation through the prostate curvature. Patients who suffer from an enlarged prostate may find a coudé catheter beneficial.


7 Ways to prevent UTI’s

A urinary tract infection (UTI) is an infection that affects your urinary system; your kidneys, ureters, bladder and urethra. Normally, bacteria that enters the urinary tract is attacked by the body’s natural defenses and quickly removes the bacteria, but sometimes a bacteria may overcome these defenses and develop into an infection. Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infections (CAUTI) are one of the most frequent types of infections. We have compiled a list of seven ways to help you maintain a healthy urinary tract system that could help prevent urinary tract infections-