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Foley Catheter - Female

tutorial oveview This program explains how female patients should use and care for a Foley catheters for use by women. Other names for the Foley catheter are indwelling catheter and bladder catheter. The program includes the following sections: what is the anatomy of the female urinary system, what is a Foley catheter, how to wash your hands, how to prepare a Foley catheter for drainage and use, how to care for a Foley catheter, how to care for and use a Foley catheter drainage bag, how to prevent infections while using a Foley catheter, and what are signs of complications when using a Foley catheter.

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