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Continence Nursing

News, practice and discussion forums for continence nurse specialists



Anticholinergics could delay brain injury recovery

10-Aug-2015

Nurses should regularly review medication in brain injury patients to ensure those with anticholinergic effects are used appropriately, according to UK researchers.

Cutting ‘unnecessary’ surgical catheter use also cuts UTIs

27-Jul-2015

Surgical teams have reduced urinary tract infection rate by cutting catheter use in the operating theatre, according to US researchers who say there is a need to change clinical culture in hospitals.

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