Catheter Care - Course
Catheter Care teaches you how to care for indwelling catheters. The main focus is on how to care for urinary catheters. It is applicable for both female and male patients. Learning objectives: List the indications and the frequency for Catheter Care, List the risks involved in Catheter Care and urinary catheterisation in general, Indicate preventative methods for acquiring urinary tract infections, Indicate micro-organisms that commonly cause urinary tract infections, To acquire adequate training to carry out the procedure of Catheter Care, to minimize the trauma and infection risk associated with inserting and maintaining urinary
catheters, To minimize psychological trauma to the patient receiving Catheter Care.